Grilled Cheese & Apple Sandwiches

Grilled Cheese & Apple Sandwiches Recipe
Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Caroline M. Cunningham
No panini press? Cook sandwiches in a skillet 4 minutes on each side with a pan on top.


Makes 4 servings
Total time: 30 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 30 Minutes
Total: 30 Minutes


8 teaspoons honey mustard
8 hearty whole grain bread slices
8 sharp Cheddar cheese slices
1 large Granny Smith apple, thinly sliced
Vegetable cooking spray


Spread about 1 tsp. mustard on 1 side of each bread slice. Place 1 cheese slice on each of 4 bread slices; top with apples. Top with remaining cheese and bread, mustard sides down. Coat both sides of sandwiches with cooking spray. Cook sandwiches in a preheated panini press 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown.