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Cheesy Chicken Sandwich

Sneha Paul
Cheesy chicken sandwich, as the name suggests it is a sandwich which has a cheese and chicken filling. It is a really simple recipe. Perfect for breakfast and takes just 35 minutes to prepare.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Breakfast
Cuisine Indian
Servings 2 people


  • 1 cup shredded chicken
  • 1 tbsp ginger-garlic paste
  • 1 large-sized onion thinly sliced
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • 2 tbsp chicken masala
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese
  • Salt and black pepper as per your liking
  • 6 bread slices


  • Heat water in a pot. Pour salt and ginger-garlic paste. Bring it to a boil. Turn the heat down to a gentle simmer. Then add the chicken pieces. Poach for 10 to 15 minutes.
  • Scoop the chicken out of the water and allow it to cool down. Strip the chicken into long thin pieces.
  • Heat oil in a pan. Add the onion. Fry for a few minutes on medium flame.
  • Cover with a lid. Lower the flame. Cook for 5 minutes or until the onions are soft.
  • Add chicken masala, black pepper, and salt. Give it a nice mix.
  • Then add the shredded chicken. Mix everything together.
  • Cook for a minute and then remove from flame. Keep it aside.
  • Heat another pan and add butter. Once it melts, add all-purpose flour. Whisk the butter and flour together. Cook till it is smooth and foamy.
  • Pour the milk and mix everything with a whisk. Make sure there are no lumps. Increase the flame and allow the milk to come to a simmer.
  • Keep whisking until it thickens up.
  • Lower the flame and stir in the grated mozzarella cheese.
  • Once all the cheese melts, add salt and black pepper.
  • Turn the heat off and add the cooked chicken to the sauce. Mix everything together.
  • Apply butter on the bread slices. Spread the chicken mixture over one slice and cover with another slice. Heat a pan over medium flame, place the chicken sandwich and slightly press it. Toast both sides till golden brown in colour.
  • Serve them hot with tomato ketchup.
Keyword chicken sandwich, simple sandwich recipe