Baked BBQ Chicken Sandwiches
Yield: 4 servings
Active Time: 10 minutes
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Warning: you might totally binge on these. Seriously. You’ve been warned. The hawaiian rolls. The BBQ chicken. The WHITE CHEDDAR.

Ingredients for Single Meal

  • 2 - cup(s) shredded rotisserie chicken
  • 1/2 - small red onion(s)
  • 1 - cup(s) BBQ sauce
  • 1 - cup(s) shredded white cheddar cheese
  • 2 - Tbsp butter
  • 1 - tsp minced garlic
  • 12 - small Hawaiian rolls
  • Side: - chips**
  • Side: - Tbsp veggies**
  • 1 - 9x13 disposable foil tray(s)
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Cooking Directions for Single Meal

  1. Preheat the oven to 400 F. Place the bottoms of the Hawaiian rolls into a baking dish.
  2. Finely chop the red onion.
  3. In a small mixing bowl, toss together the rotisserie chicken, red onion and BBQ sauce. Spoon onto the bottoms of the rolls in the baking dish, top with shredded cheese, then add tops of the Hawaiian rolls.
  4. Melt the butter and stir into the minced garlic. Brush on top of the sandwiches. Bake in the preheated oven for 8 to 10 minutes, or until cheese has melted.
  5. Prepare the veggies.
  6. Serve Baked BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with veggies and chips.

Freezeasy Meal Prep Directions

  1. Finely chop 1 red onion.
  2. In a small mixing bowl, toss together 4 cups rotisserie chicken, 1 chopped red onion and 2 cups BBQ sauce.
  3. Melt 4 Tbsp butter and stir in 2 tsp minced garlic.

To each disposable tray, add the following ingredients:

  • Bottoms of the Hawaiian rolls
  • Half of the BBQ Chicken mixture
  • 1 cup shredded white cheddar cheese
  • Tops of the Hawaiian rolls
  • Melted butter and garlic, brushed on top.

Cover with foil or lid, add label and freeze.

Freeze & Thaw Instructions

Put tray in the freezer and freeze up to 6 months in fridge freezer or 12 months in a deep freezer. Thaw in the fridge overnight, or a warm shallow dish of water for about 20 minutes, before transferring to the oven and baking as directed. If baking from partially frozen, please leave foil over the sandwiches and bake as long as needed to defrost and reheat.

Dairy-Free Modifications

Omit the shredded cheese for dairy-free sandwiches.

Gluten-Free Modifications

Unfortunately, there is not a great gluten-free option for these sandwiches.

Printable Label Recipe Title

Baked BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

Printable Label Instructions

Thaw completely and bake at 400 F for 8 to 10 minutes, or until cheese is melted.
Serve with veggies and chips.

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