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Apple and Bacon Grilled Cheese


"This unlikely combination is delicious with fresh fall apples. This recipe requires high quality ingredients. I recommend a Vermont aged Cheddar cheese and Honeycrisp apples. Your favorite apple would work too!"
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15 m servings 381 cals
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 sandwich)

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  1. Preheat a sandwich/panini press according to manufacturer's instructions.
  2. Set one slice of bread on a work surface. Top bread with 1 slice cheese, apple slices, bacon slices, and remaining 1 slice cheese. Place remaining bread slice on top.
  3. Cook sandwich in the preheated panini press until bread is lightly toasted and cheese begins to melt, about 5 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 381 calories; 19.2 g fat; 35.1 g carbohydrates; 18.4 g protein; 50 mg cholesterol; 876 mg sodium. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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OMG! I love apples and bacon and placing it between two slices of lightly grilled bread with melted cheese...delicious! This is a nice twist on traditional grilled cheese and it was a perfect co...

Can I give this more than 5 stars?! We loved this! I used this recipe for Johnsonville-s 6 Ingredient or Less challenge. I used a rustic boule of whole wheat bread and replaced the bacon with...

This one is a no-fail, every time great sammy. Idk why I never thought to put apples in a grilled cheese!! So now the question becomes... what else can I put between two slices of bread?????? Om...

I cooked this in a Croque Monsieur machine, which I imagine is about the same as the one mentioned in the recipe. The recipe really appealed to me. However the apple remained firm and so one c...

I used to make these all the time when I was a kid. Not sure where the idea came from, but a nice alternative to the standard grilled cheese. I like the saltiness of the bacon with the sweetne...

I thought this was an unusual combo but thought it was worth a try. I LOVE THIS!! Easy to make too. I think this might be good as an open face sandwich for a ladies lunch. Thank you for this!

I've made this sandwich many times with turkey bacon and it's so yummy. Another great alternative to grilled cheese is to add roasted red peppers, grilled portobello mushrooms and fresh basil,...

I will definitely make this again.