Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Pulled Beef Short Ribs and Pickled Red Onion

Prepare to indulge in the most decadent grilled cheese sandwich of your life. The creamy cheese with the silky short ribs and the bite of picked onion combine for the perfect flavor explosion.


Makes 8 sandwiches

Recipe from

Coastal Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 15 Minutes
Cook: 5 Minutes


32 slices bel paese or mozzarella cheese
16 sourdough bread slices
2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened


1. Place 2 cheese slices each on 8 bread slices. Top each with 1/4 cup Pickled Red Onion, 1/2 cup Pulled Beef Short Ribs, and 2 more cheese slices. Top with remaining bread slices.

2. Brush top slices of bread with 1 tablespoon butter, and invert onto preheated grill or nonstick skillet. Brush other sides of sandwiches with remaining 1 tablespoon butter; cook over medium heat until golden. Turn sandwiches, and brown other sides. Cut diagonally with a serrated knife, and serve immediately.