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Meatloaf Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Rated as 4.86 out of 5 Stars

"This grilled cheese and meatloaf sandwich has crisped cheese on the outside and warm melted cheese on the inside. Perfect with sliced pickles and extra ketchup for dipping."
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15 m servings 759
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 sandwich)


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  1. Place meatloaf on a microwave-safe plate; cook in the microwave on High, 30 seconds at a time, until heated through.
  2. Melt margarine in a non-stick skillet over medium heat. Place both bread slices in skillet over melted margarine. Build sandwich on bread slice in this order: ketchup, 1 slice Cheddar cheese, warm meatloaf slice, and mustard. Flip second slice of bread over onto sandwich; cook until bottom of sandwich is lightly browned, about 2 minutes.
  3. Flip sandwich with a spatula and place 1 slice Cheddar cheese on top; continue cooking until cheese melts slightly, about 1 minute. Flip sandwich over and lay remaining slice of cheese on top; cook until cheese on the bottom of sandwich is melted and crisp, about 2 minutes. Turn sandwich over; cook until cheese is melted and crisp, about 2 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 759 calories; 51.5 32.2 41.1 173 1223 Full nutrition

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Great combination of two American classics! I had leftover meatloaf from "Cottage Meatloaf" from this site and since I was down to my last slice I thought I'd give this recipe a try and I'm glad...

I just made this sandwich for my son (adult) and he loved it. He said he’d try it & was giving me his opinion while he tasted. When his review was over, sandwich was gone *poof*. Now I have to...

Yummy, the mustard pu just the right zing to it. I will make this again.

This was a great way to use up a little bit of leftover meatloaf. The crispy cheese on the outside isn't necessary but provides a nice flavor. I cut some little pieces and flipped the sandwich o...

Hubby bit into this sandwich and immediately asked for another! I made very slight changes to this recipe: I did use not use ketchup (personal preference) nor did I add the cheese to the outsi...

I love grilled cheese sandwiches AND I love meatloaf sandwiches, so I knew this was gonna be a winner! Super simple to make and great flavor combo. I think next time I'm gonna make it with all t...