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18 Grown-Up Grilled Cheese Recipes

These grown-up grilled cheese recipes have epic options for everyone. From a sophisticated dessert grilled cheese filled with berry and mascarpone cheese to a flavour to a spinach and ricotta grilled cheese that is so good, you will wonder why you have never made it like this before! Trust me when I tell you that one pairs with a steamy bowl of tomato soup like a dream.

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Grilled Cheese Sandwiches for Grown-Ups

Grilled cheese sandwiches is a classic for a good reason; it is an incredible comfort food that is easy to make and always hits the spot. Kids and adults can indulge in it without complaint and you can have a hot sandwich ready in just a few minutes. 

While there is nothing wrong with the classic white bread and cheese slice variety of grilled cheese, there is also nothing wrong with wanting a little more. Why not take the childhood staple we all love and adapt it to meet your grown-up palette with some unique cheese and vegetable pairings?

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Best grilled cheese recipes

Have you ever thrown together a grilled cheese that veered off the normal path? At my house, sometimes I add a thin layer of cream cheese to the mix, which is pretty fantastic and very creamy. No matter what you are in the mood for, chances are this collection of best grilled cheese recipes will have something that catches your eye.

Be sure to click through the links below to view these easy grilled cheese recipes. If you have a recipe for grilled cheese, I hope you will leave a comment to tell me about it.

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Ideas for grilled cheese

I was looking for some recipes for grilled cheese sandwich and came across some delicious suggestions for adults. Definitely not your average grilled cheese with process cheese and white bread that I grill for my kids. Hope you will enjoy these ideas for grilled cheese I chose for you!

Grown-Up Grilled Cheese Recipes

  1. Spinach and Ricotta Grilled Cheese
  2. Spicy Southwestern Turkey Panini
  3. Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  4. Bacon & Guacamole Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  5. Spicy Sausage and Mango Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe
  6. Patty Melt Grilled Cheese
  7. Sausage and Pepper Chipotle Grilled Cheese
  8. Dessert Grilled Cheese: Crisp Berry & Mascarpone Sandwich Recipe
  9. Everything Bagel Grilled Cheese Breakfast Sandwich
  10. Crispy Bacon & Brie Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Caramelized Onions
  11. Crab Grilled Cheese
  12. Loaded Caprese Grilled Cheese
  13. Shallots and White Cheddar Grilled Cheese
  14. Mushroom and Gruyere Grilled Cheese
  15. Cheese and Mushroom Toasties
  16. Mayo Grilled Cheese
  17. Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese
  18. Blueberry Grilled Cheese

Hungry for more easy recipes? Check out these reader favourites including Twice Baked Bacon Potatoes and Super Easy Pepperoni Pizza Puffs.

What is your favourite recipe for grilled cheese?

Lyne Proulx
Lyne Proulxhttps://ottawamommyclub.ca/
Lyne Proulx is a Certified WEBB Bodywork Pet Practitioner, Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. She loves all things Disney and is an avid teaholic and chocoholic. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. This sounds like the most delicious sandwich ever, Crispy Bacon & Brie Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Caramelized Onions…literaly the name is making my mouth water!!

  2. omg I am totally craving grilled cheese now! I was gonna make eggs and bacon this morning but these are so much yummier looking.

  3. I have never even contemplated putting anything else on a grilled cheese sandwich but some of these sound fantastic the idea of adding bacon or caramelized onions sounds like pure heaven to me 🙂

  4. I am a classic girl when it comes to grilled cheese but that Dessert Grilled Cheese caught my eye and I might have to give it a try!

  5. My fiancé is the biggest grilled cheese fan . He’s going to be excited when I show him these recipes.


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