Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Chicken Sandwich

Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Chicken Sandwich

I am always on the lookout for new tasty sandwich ideas. I came across this tasty looking sandwich a while ago and bookmarked it to try later. The combination of honey, chipotle, cumin and melted smoked mozzarella cheese is really amazing. The sandwich was a bit messy but it made a really tasty Sunday lunch. I think the next time I make this I might try adding some corn.

Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Chicken Sandwich

Honey-Chipotle Barbecue Chicken Sandwich

  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 clove garlic (thinly sliced)
  • 1 chicken breast
  • 1 teaspoon oil
  • 1 clove garlic (chopped)
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 3 tablespoons tomato puree
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 chipotle chili in adobo sauce (chopped)
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • salt to taste
  • 1 sandwich roll
  • 1 ounce smoked mozzarella
  1. Place the chicken in a pan with the water, cumin and garlic and bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce the heat, cover and simmer until the chicken is done, about 10 minutes.
  3. Remove chicken and slice thinly.
  4. Heat the oil in a pan.
  5. Add the garlic and saute until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  6. Add the cumin and saute until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  7. Add the tomato puree, honey, chipotle chili in adobo, vinegar, Worcestershire sauce and salt and simmer to reduce, about 4 minutes.
  8. Add the sliced chicken and cook until warm, about 3 minutes.
  9. Place the chicken in a bun and cover with the cheese.
  10. Place the bottom of the bun with the chicken and cheese under a broiler until the cheese melts.


Deborah said...

This looks so good!! A great recipe for only one or two people as well - I am always having to scale down recipes!

Valli said...

What wonderful flavour combinations Kevin!!! I love chicken burgers. They are so easy to make for one or a crowd.

Janet said...

That looks amazing. I should make chicken burgers more often (an not the frozen kind), I love them and they are so much leaner than ground beef burgers.

marye said...

OMG! That is practically a CENTERFOLD!
Thanks for visiting my blog and now you have added to my chipotle cravings. :p
Umm.. a little later check my other blog, http://apronstringsandsimmeringthings.blogspot.com

DeborahSW said...

Yum, yum, yum!! :)

Brilynn said...

Do you deliver?

Patricia Scarpin said...

I haven't made sandwiches with chicken in quite a while now, Kevin - this is calling out my name!

Cynthia said...

Now that is a chicken sandwich!

Peabody said...

This looks like a great dinner...my husband would be all over this.

Mona said...

Hi Kevin, Thats a nice recipe, and gud snadwich you got there. Looks yummy.


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