Grilled Mac and Cheese Sandwich

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Grilled Mac and Cheese Sandwich

Well, a Grilled Mac and Cheese Sandwich was new to me this weekend. My teenager came home talking about it, and by the next day had made some for the little kids. I guess it is all the rage?

Grilled Mac and Cheese Sandwich Ingredients

Basically, you take Mac & Cheese and wait for it… wait for it… yep, you put it on some bread and grill it like a grilled cheese sandwich! 🙂

PicMonkey Collage Here are some directions to get you started.

Grilled Mac and Cheese Sandwich

  • 4 slices Sourdough (or other dense bread)
  • 1½ cups leftover Macaroni & Cheese
  • 8 slices American or Cheddar Cheese
  • 2 tbsp Butter

  1. In a small nonstick skillet place heat ¾ cup of mac & cheese over medium heat.
  2. Once warm (about 3-4 minutes), shape mac & cheese into a pile about the size of the bread and top with 2 slices of cheese.
  3. Turn off heat.
  4. Butter 2 slices of bread.
  5. Place bread butter side down in another skillet over medium heat.
  6. Top one of the bread slices with 2 slices cheese.
  7. Use spatula to lift corner and check doneness.
  8. When lightly browned turn off heat. Use spatula to transfer mac & cheese rectangle onto cheese covered bread in the skillet.
  9. Cover with the other bread slice, toasted side up. Gently press together with spatula and transfer to a plate.
  10. Serve immediately.

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  1. Elizabeth says

    After reading this post it made me think…do you have a homemade macaroni and cheese recipe you love?! I have tried many and just can’t find the perfect one. Please share if you do.


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