Apple and Bacon Grilled Cheese

Apple and Bacon Grilled Cheese

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"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
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  • Calories:
  • 381 kcal
  • 19%
  • Fat:
  • 19.2 g
  • 29%
  • Carbs:
  • 35.1g
  • 11%
  • Protein:
  • 18.4 g
  • 37%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 50 mg
  • 17%
  • Sodium:
  • 876 mg
  • 35%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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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.


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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!

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