Everything Bagel Grilled Cheese

Everything Bagel Grilled Cheese

I must start this post with sincerest apologies to Cabot. I don’t even know when at this point, but Cabot sent me a pack of cheese, including their Everything Bagel Cheddar. Ever since, I had wanted to make an Everything Bagel Grilled Cheese. I was intrigued. I was seriously intrigued. Then, time got away from […]

Thomas Jefferson, Caramel Apple, Bacon Brie, Caramelized Onion, and Much More

Grilled Cheese Roundup: Thomas Jefferson, Caramel Apple, Bacon Brie, Caramelized Onion, and Much More

Another, somewhat longer, installation of the Grilled Cheese Roundup. Hope you enjoy, especially because somehow Thomas Jefferson and cheese are mentioned in the same sentence! Thomas Jefferson & Cheese (courtesy Parmesan.com) A case could be made that one of the American founding fathers, Thomas Jefferson, helped popularize Italy’s Parmesan cheese in America. It seems likely […]

Beechers Flagship Handmade Cheese Grilled Cheese

Beecher’s Flagship Handmade Cheese

I must start this blog entry with what I think was a pretty funny story; I just hope you find it funny as well (even if it is dorky). I wanted to make a new grilled cheese the other day but had absolutely no idea what to include in said sandwich so I went to […]

Three Year Aged Gouda Grilled Cheese

Three Year Aged Gouda Grilled Cheese

I was not planning on cooking a grilled cheese this week as I have a big quiz on Wednesday and needed to study. However, on Saturday at Whole Foods, I noticed that they had a three year aged Gouda on sale for $9.99 lb, originally $16.99 ea. I couldn’t resist. I haven’t used Gouda much, so […]

Beer Bread Grilled Cheese

Beer Bread Grilled Cheese

Even since I found a Grilled Beer and Cheese Sandwich recipe on Wisconsin Cheese Talk (recipe courtesy Gabi of Honest Fare), I had wanted to try it out for myself. However, I was worried about actually making the bread and in turn the grilled cheese. Up until now, I had always bought my bread. The only […]

Caramelized Onions Grilled Cheese

Caramelized Onions Grilled Cheese

After pushing the envelope of what a grilled cheese can be, I decided to tone it down a bit and make a somewhat standard grilled cheese, featuring caramelized onions. The caramelizing process is an easy one, as long as you make sure not to burn the onions (especially the small pieces). This time, I used […]

Basil Peppercorn Grilled Cheese

Basil Peppercorn Grilled Cheese

After choosing this sandwiches cheese, I needed to decide how to incorporate my crusting idea into said cheeses. I searched the Internet a bit but did not find any inspiration. I decided to go it alone. That has been dangerous in the past, but tonight, I got lucky…and had some help. Creating the basil peppercorn […]