How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Tips on which cheese to use and how to cook your sammie. Plus, upgrade ideas, air frying it to adding chocolate and strawberries.

Avatar - The Food Desk
Curated by
The Food Desk
    • Cheese
    • Comfort Food
    • Food & Dining
    • Cooking
    • food news
How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Continue to read
14 stories in this Storyboard

    The best cheese for grilled cheese

    No, Kraft slices are not the only — or best — option.

    The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

    The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

    Look beyond Kraft singles and elevate your sandwich game with these dynamic selections. The grilled cheese sandwich is a lunchtime staple that, for many of us, dates back to childhood. Whether served with tomato soup or on its own, it’s hard to go wrong with gooey cheese on warm, toasty bread. But …

    The Ultimate Basic Grilled Cheese Recipe

    Add water to the pan for a perfect grilled cheese that's melty on the inside and crispy on the outside.

    Grilled Cheese upgrades to try

    Level up your basic grilled cheese with extra ingredients like shallot jam or chocolate, or cook it ravioli style or in the air fryer.

    Grilled Cheese Ravioli

    Grilled Cheese Ravioli

    Atlanta's Grilled Cheese Festival is Coming Back

    A whole food festival devoted to cheese 😋

    A painting of a grilled-cheese sandwich

    Because why not?

    Check out our Recipe Exchange

    Curators from the Flipboard community share their favorite tried-and-tested recipes.

    The Recipe Exchange

    The Recipe Exchange

    Magazine by The Food Desk

    Looking for food inspiration? The Recipe Exchange is the best place to connect over recipes. Follow along and join the conversation. We will remove stories or comments that are off-topic and/or do not meet community guidelines.

Related articles

More stories from Cheese