Walnut Cream Cheese on Cinnamon-Raisin

Walnut Cream Cheese on Cinnamon-Raisin Recipe
Photo: David Prince; Styling: Linda Hirst
Grilled cheese sandwiches take the sweet side with Walnut Cream Cheese on Cinnamon-Raisin.

Yield:

Makes 4 servings

Recipe from

Coastal Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 12 Minutes
Cook: 8 Minutes

Ingredients

4 ounces cream cheese, softened
3 tablespoons light brown sugar
1/4 cup toasted walnuts, chopped
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
8 cinnamon-raisin bread slices
Butter, softened

Preparation

1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a small bowl. Spread cream cheese mixture on 4 bread slices; top with remaining 4 bread slices.

2. Spread outside of sandwiches with softened butter. Cook in a nonstick skillet over medium heat 2 minutes on each side or until cheese melts and bread is golden brown.

Julia Dowling Rutland,

Coastal Living

April 2013