How to make Chilli Cheese Toast -

Bread slices stuffed with spicy onion, capsicum and cheese mixture and toasted to perfection.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Brown bread (ब्राउन ब्रेड), Butter (मक्खन )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

Chilli Cheese Toast

Chilli Cheese Toast Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chilli Cheese Toast Recipe

  • Brown bread 6 slices

  • Butter as required

  • Cheese 1 slice

  • Processed cheese grated 3/4 cup

  • Onion finely chopped 2 tablespoons

  • Green capsicum finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Red capsicum finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Yellow capsicum finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh coriander leaves finely chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Dried red chilli flakes 1/2 teaspoon

  • Dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon

  • Black peppercorns crushed to taste

  • Tomato ketchup to serve


Step 1

For cheese toast, apply butter on 2 bread slices, place 1 cheese slice on one slice, cover with the other, apply butter on top of the sandwich and place it on a griller and grill till golden brown marks appear.

Step 2

For chilli cheese toast, take cheese in a bowl, add onion, green capsicum, red capsicum, yellow capsicum and coriander leaves and mix well gently.

Step 3

Add salt, red chilli flakes, oregano and crushed black peppercorns. Mix well.

Step 4

Apply a little butter on the toast grilling in the griller and grill till it becomes crisp.

Step 5

Apply butter on 2 bread slices, spread a generous portion of the cheese mixture on one slice and cover with the other slice. .

Step 6

Place it on the griller and apply butter on both sides. Grill till golden brown and crisp.

Step 7

Meanwhile, to make open cheese toast, take 2 bread slices and spread cheese filling over them and bake in a preheated oven at 180ºC for 10-15 minutes at till the cheese melts and it becomes crisp and golden brown.

Step 8

Once the cheese toast is grilled, halve it diagonally, keep on a serving plate and serve hot with tomato ketchup.

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