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10 of Our Best Grilled Cheese Sandwiches (Is It Lunchtime Yet?)

August  3, 2015

Everyone has their method for making grilled cheese sandwiches: Some add bacon, or an egg, or greens. Some smear mayonnaise on the bread, others butter. You may like yours with tomato soup, you may like it eaten standing up at midnight. Any which way you go about your grilled cheese, everyone's hoping for the same thing: toasty bread and melty cheese. Sometimes, though, that's not as easy as it sounds: The toast burns before the cheese melts, or the bread is perfectly golden and the cheese is still, sadly, cold. 

A so-so grilled cheese sandwich can be devastating, because a good one is the comfiest comfort food around. Here are 10 of the best:

Grilled Cheese Egg in a Hole by The Cooking of Joy

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Mustardy Grilled Cheese by CrepesofWrath

 

Gabrielle Hamilton's Grilled Cheese Sandwiches by Genius Recipes

 

Parker & Otis' Pimento Cheese (+ Grilled Sandwiches with Bacon & Tomato) by Genius Recipes

 

Ode to the Caseus Cheese Truck by mrslarkin

 

How to Make Cheese Toast in Your Office Kitchen by Marian Bull

 

How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich by Marian Bull

 

Grilled Aged Cheddar Cheese Sandwich with Pistachio Sage Pesto by Emily Weinberger

 

Grilled Cheese and Fresh Tomato Soup by CarolineWright

 

Grilled Pepper Cheese Sandwiches by Savour

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6 Comments

John December 20, 2015
These recipe will be my next breakfast. Thanks a lot
 
John December 20, 2015
I'm a big fan from grilled sandwiches. Thanks.
 
Chef D. November 27, 2015
the 3rd grilled cheese pic looked both gross and delicious at the same time (which is weird)
 
Blog T. August 4, 2015
Love the grilled cheese egg in a hole! Looks delicious!!
 
ktr August 3, 2015
My dad always put grape jelly on his grilled cheese (spread on the top after the sandwich had been cooked) and that is still my favorite way to eat grilled cheese.
 
Victoria M. August 3, 2015
I brought a salad for lunch, but this article made me want to run to Fairway for Grilled Cheese supplies. *Heart Eyes Emoji*