Tubby's Pesto Panini

A thick layer of homemade pesto adds a fresh herbal flavor to this smoked mozzarella and grilled chicken panini.

Preheat an outdoor grill for medium heat; lightly oil the grate. Place basil, oil, garlic, Romano cheese, oregano, and pepper into a blender. Blend on high until smooth, adding additional oil...


  • 1/4 cup packed fresh basil leaves
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 tablespoons grated Romano cheese
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 2 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves
  • 2 tablespoons creamy Caesar salad dressing
  • 6 (1/4 inch thick) slices Italian bread with sesame seeds (also known as Scali)
  • 1/2 cup shredded iceberg lettuce
  • 2 thin slices smoked mozzarella

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