Fresh Basil, Blackberry, and Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Fresh Basil, Blackberry, and Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Martin’s Famous Pastry Shoppe, Inc.®
Love grilled chicken on a fresh salad? You’ll love this basil and blackberry variation that is eye-catching and delicious, between two slices of Martin’s Old-Fashioned Real Butter Bread.
Cook Time 25 minutes
Course Dinner, lunch
Cuisine American
Servings 4


  • 2 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 3 tbsp Extra-Virgin Olive Oil divided
  • 3/4 tsp Kosher Salt divided
  • 1/2 tsp Black Pepper divided
  • 1 tbsp White Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1 tsp Honey
  • 1 tsp Dijon Mustard
  • 2 cups Baby Arugula
  • 1 cup Fresh Basil Leaves torn
  • 1/4 cup Red Onion thinly sliced
  • 6 oz Fresh Blackberries
  • 2 oz Goat Cheese crumbled
  • 4 Martin’s Sandwich Potato Rolls OR 8 Slices Martin’s Old-Fashioned Real Butter Bread toasted


  • Preheat grill or skillet to medium-high heat.
  • Brush chicken with 1 tablespoon olive oil and season with 1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper.
  • Grill chicken, uncovered, until internal temperature reaches 165°F, about 5 to 6 minutes per side. Let stand 5 minutes, then cut into slices.
  • Meanwhile, whisk together 2 tablespoons olive oil, white balsamic vinegar, honey, mustard, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a large bowl. Add arugula, basil, and onion; toss to coat.
  • In a small bowl or shallow dish, mash together blackberries with a splash of white balsamic vinegar, using a fork.
  • Spread blackberry mixture onto one side of each Sandwich Potato Roll OR half of the toasted Butter Bread slices.
  • Layer sandwiches with salad mixture, sliced grilled chicken, and crumbled goat cheese. Top with roll OR second slice of bread. Serve.
Keyword Chicken, Martin’s, Sandwich
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