Grilled Chicken-pesto Sandwiches

Grilled Chicken-pesto Sandwiches
  • 3 sandwiches
  • 0:05 Preparation
  • 0:15 Cooking
  • 0:35 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 1

    boneless chicken thighs or breasts

  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    basil pesto

  • 1

    onion, sliced and separated into rings

  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)

    olive oil

  • 1 tsp.
    (5 mL)

    butter

  • Salt and pepper to taste

  • 1

    baguette, cut into three pieces

  • 6

    provolone cheese

  • 1 cup
    (250 mL)

    shredded leaf lettuce

  • 6

    sundried tomatoes in oil

Preparation

In a glass dish, combine chicken and pesto and marinate 15 minutes in the refrigerator.

Preheat barbecue to maximum.

Place onion rings on a sheet of foil, add olive oil and butter, season and seal bundle.

Lower heat to medium, and cook bundled onions and chicken approximately 7 minutes per side or until done (chicken is done when a meat thermometer reads 170°F (70°C).

Slice each piece of baguette lengthwise. Fill each piece with 2 chicken thighs or 1 breast, cut into chunks. Add onions, cheese, lettuce and sundried tomatoes.

Close sandwiches and heat them on the barbecue for a few seconds. Serve.

Source: Metro

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