Avocado basil pesto, tomato, and vegan mozzarella on roasted garlic focaccia, this Vegan Avocado Pesto Caprese Sandwich is sure to be a hit!
If you're in a sandwich rut, this Vegan Avocado Pesto Caprese Sandwich is for you! It's a great way to switch up your sandwich routine.
This vegan sandwich is easy to make and it travels well, making it a perfect brown bag lunch.
How to Make This Recipe
First you make the avocado basil pesto by mixing avocado, nutritional yeast, olive oil, lemon juice, and salt in a food processor.
Spread the avocado basil pesto on toasted focaccia or your favorite bread, and layer fresh basil, tomato, and vegan mozzarella on top.
I used roasted garlic focaccia for this sandwich. It's really easy to make, especially since I used pizza mix.
It can be made the day before, or you can mix the dough and let it sit in the fridge overnight and bake it the next day.
How Long Does Avocado Basil Pesto Last?
This Avocado Basil Pesto will last 3-5 days in the fridge. I actually had mine a little longer and it tasted great, but I like to give the range for the best time to eat it.
Since it will turn brown from oxidization, mix it well when eating leftovers. This will bring forth the greener parts underneath to the forefront.
Avocado basil pesto, tomato, and vegan mozzarella on roasted garlic focaccia, this Vegan Avocado Pesto Caprese Sandwich is sure to be a hit! Click To Tweet
Other Vegan Sandwiches
- Veggie Sandwich with Basil Pesto Hummus
- Apple Pecan Chickpea Salad Sandwich
- Roasted Cauliflower Steak Sandwich with Red Pepper and Black Olive Tapenade
- Balsamic Roasted Vegetable Sandwich
This is the perfect brown bag lunch!
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Vegan Avocado Pesto Caprese Sandwich
- Warm focaccia, if desired. Spread avocado basil pesto on both slices. Top with vegan mozzarella, slices of tomato, and fresh basil.
*Note: Nutrition information should be considered an estimate only. Different nutrition calculators give you different results.