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Ham Swiss Pesto Grilled Cheese

Ham Provolone Pesto Grilled Cheese - Layers of deli ham, Swiss cheese and pesto combine for a perfect lunch sandwich. Grilled cheese perfection with a twist.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time7 mins
Total Time12 mins
Course: Sandwich
Servings: 1 sandwich
Author: Melanie - Gather for Bread


  • 2 slices sourdough or other thick bread
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 3 ounces deli ham
  • 1 ounce Swiss cheese
  • 1 tablespoon pesto


  • Heat a skillet or panini press pan over medium-high heat. Smear butter on one side of each slice of bread. Stack slices butter to butter side. Layer with ham, Swiss cheese and top with pesto.
  • Place sandwich butter side down on skillet. Top with bread slice.
  • Heat evenly for about 3-4 minutes. Flip. Heat for an additional 3-4 minutes or until cheese is melted and golden brown.