All-American Grilled Cheese With a Twist

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Courtesy of Cooking Light.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place 4 bread slices on a work surface.
  2. Arrange 1/2 cup cheddar cheese on each slice.
  3. Top each slice with 2 tomato slices and 1 T basil.
  4. Top with remaining 4 bread slices.
  5. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat.
  6. Coat pan with cooking spray.
  7. Add sandwiches to pan; cook 4 minutes or until lightly browned.
  8. Turn sandwiches over; cover and cook for 2 minutes or until cheese melts.
Most Helpful

Easy and very yummy! I love the addition of fresh basil! :)

dicentra August 08, 2007

I make sandwiches and quesadillas this same way, but I do use a bit or oil or butter. My daughter especially loves them! Roxygirl

Roxygirl in Colorado July 29, 2007

I've used a variety of cheeses to make this sandwich, and I've used dried basil when I didn't have fresh. It's always good!

anonymous23 July 01, 2007