10 Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich Ideas - Irresistible Gooey Grilled Cheese Perfection

There are just some days when classic comfort food is required. Not just needed, mind you, but a serious essential food must-have for the day to end happily. 

( We all know those kinds of days, yea?)

What is more comforting than a decadent grilled cheese sandwich oozing with gooey melted cheese on crispy crusty bread? 

And indulging in a warm melted cheese sandwich is not just for kids anymore.

Nope, there are so many amazing recipes that take an already great grilled cheese sandwich to new levels of greatness and deliciousness with delicious simple ingredients and of course, the best cheese for grilled cheese added to the sandwich.

We are talking serious gourmet grilled cheeses for grown-ups only. For easy family dinner ideas though, I have a bunch of ideas for you!

1.  Pumpkin Grilled Cheese With Apples and Cheese

Recipe/Image - MelindaStrauss.com

If you are gathering delicious hearty pumpkin recipes for Fall, you are gonna love this epic grilled cheese recipe. This savory grilled cheese sandwich is made with melted sharp cheddar cheese and yummy Fall foods like pumpkin and apples. 

Get the recipe at Melinda Strauss.

2. White Pizza Grilled Cheese

Recipe/Image: howsweeteats.com

Okay, I will say upfront that this drool-worthy grilled cheese recipe with a twist may take an extra step or two to make. 

But it is worth the extra step because you get to learn how to make a freshly roasted garlic herb mascarpone spread to put on your decadent sandwich.

This amazing fancy grilled cheese is packed with fresh herbs and spices and the best cheeses (yep, that is plural cheeses, eek!!)

Get the recipe at How Sweet Eats.

3. Jalapeno Poppers Grilled Cheese 

Recipe/Image: wearenotmartha.com

This grilled cheese recipe just might be the ultimate gourmet grilled cheese sandwich for grown-ups.

This melted gooey bacon grilled cheese with jalapeno peppers is made with slices of crusty bread - a true inspirational grilled cheese if ever there was one.

Get the recipe at We Are Not Martha.

4. Best Classic Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Recipe/Image: Spend With Pennies

Simple grilled cheese sandwiches are the best comfort food for those days when we just need comfort. 

To make a quick and simple grilled cheese sandwich you'll need mayonnaise, your favorite bread, and cheese. 

If you want a true classic grilled cheese, try slices of American cheese. Otherwise, use whatever cheese you want or have at home.

Get the Recipe at: Spend With Pennies

5. Apple and Gouda Grilled Cheese

Recipe/Image: domesticsuperhero.com

Who can resist this apple grilled cheese made with melted smoky Gouda cheese? Pair this warm apple cheese sandwich with a bowl of tomato soup and you might just have found your new favorite Fall meal.

Get the Recipe at Domestic Superhero.

6. Habanero Jack Grilled Cheese With Pears and Prosciutto

Image/Recipe: cookingwithbooks.com

The star of this savory grilled cheese is spicy Habanero Jack cheese. Add in the delicate flavors of pears and the saltiness of the prosciutto cheese for a unique grilled cheese sandwich that is simply yummy and maybe a tad addicting!

Get the Recipe at Cooking With Books.

7. Pesto, Artichoke and Havarti Grilled Cheese

Recipe/Image: twopeasandtheirpod.com

Havarti cheese is my husband's favorite, so I was pretty happy to come across this recipe. I have yet to try using Havarti cheese for a grilled cheese sandwich, buy this recipe has inspired to me make this grilled cheese ASAP.

Get the Recipe at Two Peas and Their Pod.

8. Spinach and Tomato Grilled Cheese Pitas

Recipe/Image: peasandcrayons.com

I love this twist on classic grilled cheese on bread! Fresh spinach, tomatoes and gooey melted cheese on  pitas with grilled crustiness sounds delicious. 

Get the Recipe at Peas and Crayons.

9. Turkey and Brie Grilled Cheese Sandwich With Cranberry Mustard

Recipe/Image: feastingathome.com

A decadently delicious turkey grilled cheese sandwich with brie cheese is the ultimate recipe for left over Thanksgiving turkey. Add in cranberry mustard and you will love the day after Thanksgiving more than ever!

Get the Recipe at Feasting At Home.

10. Portobello, Gouda & Kale Pesto Grilled Cheese Sandwich 

Recipe/Image: heatherchristo.com

I admit, I am not so much a fan of mushrooms. I know. However, this amazing grilled cheese sandwich made with Portobello mushrooms, kale pesto and gouda cheese looks so good, I thought I should share this recipe for everyone who loves a great grilled cheese and mushrooms.

Get the Recipe at Heather Christo

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