Pizza Grilled Cheese

 
 
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Ingredients:

  • Koepplinger’s 100% Whole Wheat bread

  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • 3 tablespoons pizza sauce

  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella, divided

  • 8 slices pepperoni, divided

  • 1 tablespoon finely grated parmesan, plus more for garnish

  • 1 fresh basil leaf

  • Crushed red pepper flakes, for garnish

 
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Directions:

  1. Heat broiler. Assemble sandwich, spread butter on the outside of two slices of bread. On the inside of one slice, spread one tablespoon pizza sauce, then top with 3/4 cup mozzarella, five slices of pepperoni, parmesan, and basil. Top with remaining slice of bread, buttered side up.

  2. In a large, oven-safe skillet over medium heat, cook sandwich until crispy, five minutes per side.

  3. Spread remaining two teaspoons pizza sauce on top of sandwich, then top with remaining 1/4 cup mozzarella and remaining three pepperoni slices. Broil until cheese is melty and golden and pepperoni is crispy, two minutes.

 
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