10 Outrageous Grilled Cheese Sandwiches for Lunch (Or Dessert)

published Nov 6, 2014
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Brussels Sprouts, Apple and Brie Grilled Cheese (Image credit: Veggie and the Beast)

It’s time to change the way you think about grilled cheese sandwiches. Once upon a time tomato and a few slices of ham did wonders to liven up this cheesy sandwich. But we’ve gone so far past that now.

We’re sharing 10 mind-blowing grilled cheese sandwiches that will forever change the way you do lunch — and maybe even dessert!

Persimmon Prosciutto and Brie Grilled Cheese from Joy the Baker (Image credit: Joy the Baker)

These days nothing is off limits when it comes to constructing a killer grilled cheese. Pizza and even cheesy French onion soup are finding new life between two slices of crisp bread. And if that’s not enough, sweet potatoes and kale are also getting in on the action.

Savory Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Strawberry Brie Grilled Cheese from Lady and Pups (Image credit: Lady and Pups)

Whether you add sugar to brulee the toast, swap in fresh baked banana bread or simply pile on dark chocolate with your cheese, these sandwiches are proof that grilled cheese is more than lunchtime fare.

Sweet Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

What’s the most outrageous grilled cheese sandwich you’ve ever tried?