10 Minute Grilled Cheese with Apricot

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Everyone loves grilled cheese right? Today, I wanted to share with you a quick 10 minute grilled cheese with apricot recipe as part of Laura’s 10 minute series over at Finding Home Farms. With a couple extra ingredients, you can make boring grilled cheese, gourmet grilled cheese :). I happened to be in the grocery store yesterday looking for chutney and a sweet lady who reminded me of my gram, told me that apricot is delicious in grilled cheese. I thought she was crazy but turns out, she was so right!

10-minute grilled cheese with apricot + cheddar + muenster

Simply butter 2 slices of sourdough bread (both sides).

10-minute grilled cheese with apricot

Layer strips of cheddar and muenster cheese and fill middle with a tablespoon +/- with apricot preserves.

10-minute grilled cheese with apricot

Cook in a skillet on medium/low heat for 5 minutes flipping two or three times.

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Cook until cheese is melted.

10 minute grilled cheese with apricot

Looks pretty yummy right?

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I had all I could do to not eat this before I needed to take pictures of it. The apricot tastes amazing with the cheese and sourdough bread. Who would have thought a grilled cheese could be so fancy! Be sure to check out these other fabulous 10-minute recipes at Finding Home Farms, Dream Green DIY, Tidy Mom and Julie Blanner.


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  1. Constance says:

    I can’t wait to make this for my grandkids! It looks so good.

  2. Antonella says:

    These pictures are making me want grilled cheese today for lunch. I never thought about putting a jelly inside grilled cheese. What a great idea.

  3. I can’t wait to try this . Love the cute little skillet roo

  4. I love throwing a little jam on grilled cheese – it makes it taste gourmet. I’m adding apricot to the lineup!

  5. I never thought to do it this way – maybe I should add maple syrup to my grilled cheese!

  6. Oh my goodness, YUM!!! I’m totally going to make this for lunch right now! Thanks for sharing!

  7. And now I want a grilled cheese!

  8. I love, love grilled cheese sandwiches—and your sweet-savory version looks amazing!

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