Main Dishes

BBQ Chicken Grilled Cheese

BBQ Chicken Grilled Cheese

Difficulty Easy
Serves 4
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Ingredients
1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breast
2 Tbsp. Smokey Mesquite Seasoning
1/2 cup BBQ sauce
2 cups shredded Colby-Jack cheese
8 slices of bread
4 Tbsp. butter, melted

Notes

Directions

  1. Preheat gas grill to medium high heat.
  2. Prepare chicken breasts by rubbing both sides with seasoning.
  3. Place chicken breast on grill and cook for about 5 minutes on each side. Brush the grilled breasts with BBQ sauce and cook each sauced side for about 1 -2 minutes or until BBQ sauce is caramelized. Ensure that internal temperature of chicken is 165 degree
  4. Remove chicken from grill and let rest for 5 minutes before slicing into thin pieces.
  5. Meanwhile, begin preparing the sandwiches. Brush one side of each piece of bread with melted butter.
  6. Preheat a large non-skillet at medium heat. Add bread slice, butter side down, to skillet. Spread ¼ cup cheese onto bread, layer on sliced chicken breast, and top with another ¼ cup cheese.
  7. Top with second piece of sandwich bread, butter side up. Repeat with remaining sandwich ingredients.
  8. Cook the sandwiches 3-5 minutes on each side or until bread is golden brown.
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