Barbecue Chicken Grilled Cheese Extravaganza

Hey, Smokin and Grillin wit AB fam! Welcome back to the flavor-packed world of my kitchen. Today, I’m thrilled to share a mouthwatering recipe that’s guaranteed to elevate your grilled cheese game to a whole new level, the Ultimate Barbecue Chicken Grilled Cheese Sandwich. Grab a seat, and let’s dive into this culinary adventure together!


  • 2 chicken breasts
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 red onion, thinly sliced
  • 5 garlic cloves
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce (W Sauce)
  • 1 cup savory brown sugar BBQ sauce
  • Swiss cheese slices
  • Brioche or sourdough bread
  • 1 stick butter
  • 2 tsp parsley


Chicken Magic: Start by seasoning those chicken breasts with a dash of paprika and a hint of W Sauce. Grill them up until they’re tender and shred them into flavorful perfection.

Onion & Garlic Tango: In a pan, let those thinly sliced red onions dance until they’re caramelized. Add a trio of crushed garlic cloves, and let the aroma fill your kitchen.

BBQ Bliss: Toss that shredded chicken into the mix and pour in the star of the show – savory brown sugar BBQ sauce. Let the flavors mingle, creating a symphony of tastes that’ll have your taste buds doing a happy dance.

Garlic Butter Serenade: Melt a stick of butter and infuse it with the bold essence of garlic and a sprinkle of parsley. This garlic butter is the secret weapon that’ll elevate your sandwich to greatness.

Assemble the Symphony: Butter up your bread with that heavenly garlic butter. Add Swiss cheese slices, generously pile on the barbecue chicken concoction, and sandwich it all together with another slice of bread.

Grill & Chill: Grill your creation until it’s golden brown, the cheese is ooey-gooey, and the aroma is irresistible.

Garnish & Devour: Slice that masterpiece diagonally, sprinkle a bit of parsley for the finishing touch, and get ready to indulge in the culinary creation of your dreams.

There you have it, The Ultimate Barbecue Chicken Grilled Cheese Sandwich is not just a meal; it’s a flavor experience. Give it a try, and let the symphony of tastes take you on a journey. Don’t forget to check out Savory brown sugar bbq sauce, the secret sauce that adds the perfect finishing touch to this culinary masterpiece. Until next time, keep it flavorful!

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BBQ Chicken Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Difficulty: Beginner Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 8 mins Total Time 18 mins
Servings: 2



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  1. Season chicken breasts with paprika and Worcestershire sauce.

  2. Grill or cook until fully cooked, then shred.

  3. Sauté thinly sliced red onions until translucent and slightly caramelized

  4. Add 3 crushed garlic cloves to the pan and continue sautéing

  5. Add shredded chicken to the pan.

  6. Pour savory brown sugar BBQ sauce over the chicken and mix until well coated.

  7. Melt a stick of butter in a pan.

  8. Add 2 crushed garlic cloves and 1 tsp of chopped parsley to the melted butter. Let flavors meld.

  9. Butter one side of each bread slice with the garlic butter.

  10. On the non-buttered side, place a slice of Swiss cheese.

  11. Add a generous amount of the barbecue chicken mixture on top.

  12. Place another slice of bread on top, buttered side facing out.

  13. Grill the sandwich on both sides until golden brown and the cheese is melted.

  14. Slice the sandwich diagonally and garnish with additional parsley if desired.

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