7 Grown-Up Grilled Cheese Recipes That Make Us Melt
Basking in the full glory of lazy Sunday? We've got lunch covered—and it will only take 20 minutes or less. Every now and again, our Pinterest cruising leads to some inventive discoveries. Clever twists on our favorite easy dishes are all it takes to spice up a kitchen routine. The grilled cheese is at the top of our list of recipes you need to master in your 20s. The ubiquitous, well-loved meal is a staple that's well worth perfecting. If you can put your own signature spin on it, well, that's double points, in our book.
Enter our list of grilled cheese sandwiches we never knew we always wanted. We're about to run through a medley of combinations that include everything from bacon preserves to chocolate. Quite frankly, there's absolutely nothing wrong with the tried-and-true bread-cheese-butter combination. Then again, we are of an adventurous spirit. Peanut butter, you say? We're listening…
We love a well-edited classic. What we like best about Eat Good 4 Life's recipe is it's an easy one for kids to master on their own. Hit up the farmers market together to score some ultra fresh produce, and then let the young ones take a spin at mastering their grilling technique.
If you're more into sweet than savory, How Sweet It Is's indulgent, chocolate-laden treat is for you. The perfect end-of-summer treat, this recipe capitalizes on stone fruit season with this caramelized peach and nectarine.
Another family-friendly invention from dad foodie blogger Matt Robinson of Real Food by Dad, this banana, bacon, and peanut butter number pays homage to Elvis's favorite sandwich. The King's legendary affinity for the midnight snack granted the PB& J Fool's Gold sandwich legendary status. This version takes it to new heights with the help of roasted bananas, fontina cheese, and bacon jam.
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