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Not Your Mother’s Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Not Your Mother’s Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 10 min
  • Servings 2

Turn the classic toasted cheese sandwich into something special with apple butter and sliced chicken. ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

4
slices sourdough or other rustic whole-grain bread
2
tablespoons apple butter
4
slices (3/4 to 1 oz each) sharp Cheddar cheese
4
oz thin slices cooked chicken breast
2
tablespoons butter, softened

Steps

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  • 1
    On 1 side of 2 bread slices, evenly spread apple butter. Top each with 1 slice of cheese, half of the chicken, a second slice of cheese and remaining bread slices.
  • 2
    In 10-inch nonstick skillet, melt 1 tablespoon of the butter over medium-low heat. Place sandwiches in skillet. Spread tops of bread with remaining 1 tablespoon butter. Cook 5 minutes, turning once, until cheese is melted and bread is golden brown.
  • If you need to serve a crowd, this recipe can be doubled or tripled. Prepare all of the sandwiches first and then cook them all at once on a griddle.

Expert Tips

  • Easily change up this sandwich by using different kinds of cheese, such as Monterey Jack or Muenster.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Sandwich
Calories
740
Calories from Fat
270
% Daily Value
Total Fat
30g
46%
Saturated Fat
17g
87%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
100mg
34%
Sodium
1850mg
77%
Potassium
320mg
9%
Total Carbohydrate
83g
28%
Dietary Fiber
3g
14%
Sugars
19g
Protein
35g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%
15%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
30%
30%
Iron
30%
30%
Exchanges:
4 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 3 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
5 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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