Pesto Braai Toasties Recipe

Bored of veggie burgers and sausages? Try a pesto and cheese toasted sandwich on the braai.



Prep Time

10 minutes

Cooking Time

5 minutes



Recipe Ingredients

  • 8 slices bread
  • 2 tablespoons SPAR butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons store-bought basil pesto
  • 1 cup SPAR cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 SPAR Freshline tomato, thinly sliced
  • Salt & pepper, to taste

Recipe Method

  1. Brush the melted butter onto each slice of bread (outside bread).
  2. Turn over and place on a large board ensuring the butter side is facing the board.
  3. Spread 4 slices of bread with basil pesto and top with cheese.
  4. Add the tomato, salt & pepper.
  5. Top with the other slice of bread (making sure the butter side is facing you).
  6. Place onto a medium-heat braai making sure to turn frequently.
  7. When the bread is golden brown and cheese is melted, take off the braai and place onto a clean board.
  8. Cut into halves and serve immediately.

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