Instead of throwing a slice of cheese on that plain piece of bread… try one of these amazing grilled cheese recipes instead!
Whether you want a gourmet version of the classic grilled cheese, or you want to completely switch things up, you’ll find a recipe here for you
Here are the ones I like:
Table of Contents
- 1 Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese
- 2 Pepperoni Pizza Grilled Cheese
- 3 Ultimate Gourmet Grilled Cheese
- 4 Maple Bacon Grilled Cheese
- 5 Pesto, Artichoke, and Havarti
- 6 Turkey Cranberry Brie
- 7 Dad’s Grilled Tuna Melt
- 8 Buffalo Chicken
- 9 Patty Melt Grilled Cheese
- 10 French Onion Grilled Cheese
- 11 Grilled Macaroni and Cheese Sandwich
- 12 Gouda, Roasted Mushrooms and Onions
- 13 Breakfast Grilled Ham and Cheese
- 14 Monte Cristo Sandwich
Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese
Source: Will Cook For Smiles
Picture this… A crispy yet chewy artisan white bread sandwich filled with Havarti cheese, fresh jalapeno peppers, and everyone’s favorite ingredient, crispy bacon
Quick, easy, spicy, and convenient. I promise you’re going to want this ooey-gooey spicy grilled cheese sandwich jal-ep-eno business!
Pepperoni Pizza Grilled Cheese
Source: Lil’ Luna
R I P-IZZA friends because you are going to absolutely die for this grilled cheese recipe!
With a unique pepperoni twist to an everyday classic recipe this grilled and cheesy sandwich takes a pizza my heart
It’s stuffed with fresh mozzarella and pepperoni slices and then sandwiched between two pieces of buttery and crispy garlic toast… if there’s anything better than homemade pizza, it has to be this!
Cheesus crust I love it!
Ultimate Gourmet Grilled Cheese
Source: The Chunky Chef
I’m so fancy, you already know!
This gourmet and fabulous AF grilled cheese recipe will make it so you never want to eat a plain old regular grilled cheese ever again
The crispy bread that is soaked and cooked in rosemary butter… then surrounded by the ooey gooey cheese with an inside layer of sweet caramelized onion. But not just ONE cheddar cheese, oh no we are too fancy schmancy for that
You can customize how you want but this one has gruyere cheese, white cheddar cheese, and muenster cheese
Upscale grilled cheese, yes please… Or CHEESE
Maple Bacon Grilled Cheese
Source: Don’t Go Bacon My Heart
Are you the kind of person that likes to put bacon on your bacon?
Well, wait until you try this sweet maple bacon grilled cheese…. if you can manage to save any bacon for the actual sandwich
Take your grilled cheese game to the next level by adding sweet, sticky, smokey bacon to your favorite classic cheesy sandwich and marinate your bacon in maple syrup, brown sugar, and cayenne pepper
This is the ultimate grilled cheese and it is bacon me crazy!
Pesto, Artichoke, and Havarti
Source: Two Peas & Their Pod
The pesto is yet to come with this unique and herby grilled cheese sandwich
By adding pesto to a grilled cheese you’re giving it a flavor of finely chopped fresh basil, pine nuts, and olive oil…so it tastes like a very flavorful oil. The kind you would dip bread into sandwiched inside your cheesy sandwich
Add creamy havarti slices and presto pesto!
You’ve got a deluxe yet simply delicious lunch. I love this!
Turkey Cranberry Brie
Source: Will Cook For Smiles
Eat, drink, and be CranMERRY!
This grilled cheese sandwich is the perfect amount of cheesy and sweet. It’s made with salty turkey breast, smooth melted brie cheese, and sweet decadent cranberry sauce
You’ll love the unique twist on the classic sandwich that you already love so much
This is a flavor that is truly indescribable!
Dad’s Grilled Tuna Melt
Source: Best Recipe Box
Whale whale whale…. What do we have here!
This is a great way to use leftover tuna salad and an incredibly tasty way too! This cheesy crispy sandwich with a tuna salad twist is the perfect amount of fish bang for your cheese buck and if you’re a fan of the fish you’ll want to dig right in
Made with cheddar cheese and any tuna salad recipe you like this is simple, full of protein, and fishtastic!
Source: Greens & Chocolate
Devilishly spicy, super saucy, and superiorly cheesy. What more could you want?
What we have here is tons of shredded buffalo chicken shoved between two buttery chewy-yet-crispy slices of bread. To give it the classic style, it is then topped it with a ton of cheese and grilled it to golden melt-y perfection
You need to make this ASAP don’t (buffalo) chicken out!
Patty Melt Grilled Cheese
Source: Damn Delicious
I like big buns and I cannot lie!
Okay, is this beefy patty melted cheesy slice of goodness a burger, or a sandwich?
I’ll let you make it for research and tell me. This right here is a classic American grilled cheese sandwich with melted ooey-gooey cheese, a big fat juicy patty, and sweet caramelized onions
The best part about this… “sandburger”?
It’s made in a WAFFLE MAKER for the ultimate crispy sensation. This is definitely the cheese to my burger!
French Onion Grilled Cheese
Source: Coley Cooks
This french onion grilled cheese is unique and bold in flavor. You’ll be seriously impressed!
This sandwich is made with sweet caramelized onions and tons of melted Swiss cheese sandwiched between thick sliced buttery grilled bread
If you’re a lover of the french onion flavor, this is sure to take it to the next level. After trying this you will be crying… tears of joy! (not from the onion)
You’ll want to try this out today!
Grilled Macaroni and Cheese Sandwich
Source: Kirbie Cravings
Macaroni and cheese. The grilled with more cheese…
Cheese on top of cheese, with added cheese. And this may come off a little cheesy, but this grilled macaroni and cheese sandwich is beyond good, it’s GRATE
This sandwich is stuffed with creamy macaroni and cheese for double the gooey cheesy deliciousness and I promise it’s just the right amount of cheese with the noodles mixed
If you’re a mac and cheese fan then you don’t want to miss out on this!
Gouda, Roasted Mushrooms and Onions
Source: She Wears Many Hats
This may be the world’s best grilled cheese sandwich, I said it
This mouth watering grilled cheese sandwich is made with my favorite of all the melty cheeses, gouda cheese… then topped with roasted mushrooms and sweet caramelized onions toasted between two pieces of your favorite buttery bread
It’s a unique but delectable flavor that you will want to be devouring over and over again!
Breakfast Grilled Ham and Cheese
Source: Parsnips and Pastries
I’m not even yolking when I say this breakfast grilled ham and cheese sandwich will start your morning off on the right note!
This is better than you’d even be able to predict, with buttery, grilled ham and cheese with a perfectly fried egg, arugula, and tangy dijon mustard sandwiched between two crispy pieces of your favorite bread
I HAM all about this!
Monte Cristo Sandwich
Source: About Striped Spatula
This sandwich is a grilled cheese sandwich consisting of Gruyere cheese and lean ham layered between two slices of crust-less bread, fried in butter and made in a special grilling iron with two metal plates like the classic Monte Cristo’s are
And of course, it’s all about the sauce with these! You’ll love this simple and easy homemade jelly and powdered sugar dipping sauce to go along with it
These are a grilled cheese gamechanger!