Broccoli Grilled Cheese Sandwich


  • 1 small head of broccoli chopped into florets
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • pinch of pepper
  • butter to spread on bread
  • 4 slices of bread
  • 3/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese


  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Mix broccoli, olive oil, salt and pepper on cookie sheet until combined. Roast for 8 minutes, careful not to burn it. Remove from oven.
  • Heat a skillet over medium heat.
  • Spread butter on one side of each bread. The buttered sides will be the outside of the sandwich.
  • On the nonbuttered side of bread layer cheese, broccoli and more cheese. Top each with the other piece of bread, making it a sandwich.
  • Add to skillet and grill until the cheese is melted and bread is toasted, turning sandwiches over once while grilling.


Makes 2 sandwiches.