Florida fresh recipe
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BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Fresh From Florida shows you how to make a delicious Florida Grilled Chicken Sandwich.
■ 2 Florida chicken breasts, grilled
■ 1 Florida tomato, thinly sliced
■ 2 cups Florida arugula
■ 3 garlic cloves
■ 1 lemon, zested and squeezed
■ ½ cup olive oil
■ 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened at room temperature
■ Sandwich bread (your favorite)
■ Sea salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste
■ In a blender or food processor, combine the arugula, garlic cloves, lemon zest and juice and pulse until combined.
■ Turn heat to low and slowly drizzle with olive oil until a loose paste forms.
■ Pour into a small bowl and set aside.
■ Heat grill to high.
■ Season the chicken with salt and pepper and grill for 4 minutes on both sides.
■ Brush the chicken with the arugula pesto and continue cooking until the internal temperature reaches 165.
■ Remove and let stand.
■ Spread butter inside sandwich buns and place directly over heat for 1 to 2 minutes or until hot and toasted.
■ Remove from grill and assemble sandwich.
■ Serve with your favorite Florida vegetables.