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Grandma's Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Rated as 4.28 out of 5 Stars
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"This is a great twist on the classic grilled cheese. My grandmother taught me how to make these when I was a teenager. My kids love them!"
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Ingredients

25 m servings 289
Original recipe yields 6 servings (6 sandwiches)

Directions

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  1. Whisk eggs, milk, garlic powder, Italian seasoning, and Parmesan cheese together in a bowl.
  2. Place each American cheese slice between two pieces of bread to assemble 6 sandwiches.
  3. Dip both sides of each sandwich in egg mixture.
  4. Heat a non-stick frying pan over medium heat.
  5. Place dipped sandwiches in the hot frying pan; cook until golden brown and cheese is melted, about 3 minutes per side.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 289 calories; 13.6 27.3 14.3 122 826 Full nutrition

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I reviewed this recipe back when it was still a personal recipe. "We make these, too! Sometimes, if I have the inclination I'll add pepperoni in the middle and serve it with hot marinara. My ki...

Most helpful critical review

I'm a little unsure of how I felt about this sandwich, it was just a little weird. The outside was too eggy for me and never crisped up. 3 stars from me.

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I reviewed this recipe back when it was still a personal recipe. "We make these, too! Sometimes, if I have the inclination I'll add pepperoni in the middle and serve it with hot marinara. My ki...

There's just something about ooey, gooey melted cheese between a couple of slices of cripy bread... I LOVE grilled cheese and this is a nice twist with a bit of an Italian flair! This was so eas...

I tried this before it was a 'kitchen approved' recipe (Congrats, Rae!), and I've made it MANY times since. Here's what I had to say: AWESOME! This is one of those recipes that's like 'why didn'...

I was a little worried about the eggy, French toast texture of the bread, but it all comes together with great flavor and flare. It's like garlic bread meets grilled cheese meets French toast a...

Wow! Addictive!

I just really loved the Italian flavors of this grilled cheese sandwich. It had that yummy flavor, without a bunch of work. It was a nice change to a cold sandwich or plain grilled cheese. I cha...

Talk about a phenomenal grilled cheese! Love this concept and the final product. I could eat the whole batch myself. This will definitely go into the lunch/dinner rotation in our house. Would be...

I'm a little unsure of how I felt about this sandwich, it was just a little weird. The outside was too eggy for me and never crisped up. 3 stars from me.

I love this sandwich...I made a change in it though. I dipped both sides of the bread in the egg mix and grilled both sides lightly. Then I removed from the pan, added the cheese and grilled. ...