Whether it’s thrown together as a simple afternoon snack, paired with tomato soup, or served in one of its more creative forms, there’s a grilled cheese for just about everyone. If you’ve found your favorite, that’s great! For everyone else (or as a daring one-off), here are a few standout recipes to get you in a cheesy mood.
Emmental’s mild, fruity taste would make for a fine grilled cheese on it’s own, but the caramelized onions here add a welcome sweetness while still keeping prep and assembly simple.
Gruyere, brie, and cheddar--this trio is just the start to a sharp and decadent grilled cheese complimented by salty slices of Italian pancetta. And if that’s not enough, fresh spinach is thrown into the mix to bring it all together and add a pop of color. You’re welcome!
What’s not to love about roasted chicken, bacon, and ranch dressing? On a salad, the combination can make it easy to put down a bowl of romaine. Here, it seems to have found its home between buttered bread and cheddar cheese.
Gochujang is a traditional Korean sauce that hits all the right notes: savory, sweet, and spicy. This recipe whips it up into a killer aioli, combines it with Chung Jung One Spicy Miso Sauce, and turns a basic cheddar-and-mozzarella grilled cheese into something unique.
Sometimes, you just don’t want to mess too much with a classic. This recipe is pretty much that--a creamy, homemade bowl of tomato soup alongside wedges of simple grilled cheese. A bit of ham and cayenne pepper complement a gooey mix of cheddar and swiss, while still keeping everything warm and homey.
A buttery and toasty grilled cheese sandwich stuffed with cool and creamy guacamole, crispy bacon, and melted jack and cheddar cheese. The crunchy crumbled tortilla chips in this grilled cheese pay tribute to the classic combination of tortilla chips and guacamole dip.
Fill your house with the smell of this Tart Apple Jack Grilled Cheese Sandwich. It’s cheesy, gooey, and perfectly cut by the tart apple and spicy deli mustard.
Layers of smashed peach, sharp cheddar, roasted poblano, and crispy bacon are all you need for this grown-up grilled cheese sandwich.
With fresh mozzarella, sweet strawberries, creamy avocado, basil, and balsamic vinegar, this Strawberry Avocado Grilled Cheese is perfect for summer!
Fig Jam and Smoked Gouda Grilled cheese combine smoky and sweet in the perfect, sophisticated yet fun little sandwich that's perfect for a cozy snack or meal.
Chocolate, raspberries, and cheddar cheese? It shouldn't work, but it does. It really does!