Green Goddess Grilled Cheese

Course: Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine: American
Keyword: avocado grilled cheese, green grilled cheese
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 23 minutes
Servings: 1
Calories: 1021kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
There's no better comfort food than this loaded Green Goddess Grilled Cheese! Grilled cheese stuffed with avocado, pesto, and lots of cheese. Obsessed!
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  • 2 slices oatmeal bread or your favorite whole grain option
  • 2 slices mozzarella-provolone blend cheese or mozzarella
  • 1 tablespoon boursin cheese this is an herb blend spreadable cheese. it's optional but SO delicious!
  • 1 avocado cut into slices
  • 4-5 large leaves basil
  • 2 tablespoons Green Goddess Pesto recipe found HERE
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  • Butter the outside side of each slice of bread.
  • Spread 1 tablespoon of the Green Goddess Pesto onto the inside of each slice of bread.
  • Top each a slice of mozzarella.
  • On one slice of bread, lay the avocado slices.
  • On the other slice, spread the boursin cheese onto the mozzarella. Top with the basil leaves.
  • Put the two slices of bread together to form your sandwich.
  • Place your sandwich on a preheated skillet over medium-high heat. Allow the underside of the bread to fully toast, and then carefully flip your sandwich.
  • Grill the other side of the bread, and allow your sandwich to get fully melty!!
  • Remove from heat and cut in half.
  • Serve and enjoy!


Calories: 1021kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Protein: 25g | Fat: 84g | Saturated Fat: 32g | Cholesterol: 122mg | Sodium: 1232mg | Potassium: 1119mg | Fiber: 16g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 2220IU | Vitamin C: 20.1mg | Calcium: 446mg | Iron: 3.3mg