Pizza Grilled Cheese Recipe

Pizza Grilled Cheese Recipe

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How To Make Pizza Grilled Cheese

Treat yourself to a smoky, cheesy pizza flavor with this grilled cheese sandwich recipe that is easy to make in under 30 minutes! Try it at home for a great snack.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 9 minutes
Total: 14 minutes



  • 4slicesSara Lee Artisano Bread
  • 3ozMozzarella cheese,shredded
  • 2tbsppizza sauce,plus extra for dipping
  • 2tbspparmesan cheese,shredded
  • 1tbspbasil,thinly sliced
  • pinch dried oregano
  • 24thin slices pepperoni,about 1″ diameter
  • butter

For Pepperoni Crust (Optional):

  • 6slicesthin pepperoni
  • 2tbspmozzarella cheese


  1. Preheat a non-stick pan over medium heat.

  2. Butter bread and place 2 slices butter side down in the pan. Top each slice with 1 tablespoon pizza sauce.

  3. Layer cheese, 6 slices pepperoni, parmesan cheese, basil, oregano, remaining pepperoni and mozzarella. Top with remaining bread, butter side out.

  4. Cook 3 to 4 minutes per side or just until golden.

  5. Remove the sandwich from the non-stick pan. Place 3 slices of pepperoni directly in the pan, top with 1 tablespoon mozzarella cheese. Place sandwich on top of the cheese and let cook until crisp and crusted. Serve.


  • Calories: 476.67kcal
  • Fat: 27.22g
  • Saturated Fat: 14.53g
  • Trans Fat: 0.33g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 8.28g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.98g
  • Carbohydrates: 31.43g
  • Fiber: 2.68g
  • Sugar: 4.70g
  • Protein: 26.08g
  • Cholesterol: 79.00mg
  • Sodium: 1159.03mg
  • Calcium: 540.75mg
  • Potassium: 258.10mg
  • Iron: 2.67mg
  • Vitamin A: 153.28µg
  • Vitamin C: 2.24mg
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