Grilled Eggplant Pesto Sandwich

Course: Main Dish
Cuisine: vegetarian
Keyword: bread, baking, pesto, eggplant, sandwhich
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6

Garden veggies come together in a tasty and simple vegetarian recipe for the grill.



  • 2 eggplants medium
  • 6 Tbsp olive oil
  • 6 Tbsp basil pesto
  • 1 cup tomato sauce
  • 8 oz mozzarella cheese sliced
  • 6 rolls


  1. Pre-heat grill or oven to 400 degrees.

  2. Slice eggplants into rounds and brush with olive oil.

  3. Place eggplants onto hot grill and cook 6-8 minutes (can also be roasted on a sheet pan in oven for 20 minutes).

  4. Slice rolls, toast if desired.

  5. Assemble sandwiches by spreading pesto onto roll, top eggplant with tomato sauce and sliced mozzarella cheese.

Recipe Notes