Bacon & Tomato Grilled Cheese

Bacon & Tomato Grilled Cheese

Tomato and bacon combined with melted cheese makes a simple grilled cheese deluxe.

15 min.prep time 25 min.total time
4 sandwiches
242 Ratings

Ingredients

8 slices whole wheat or multi-grain bread
4 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
8 thin slices tomato, patted dry
8 slices crisply cooked bacon
12 to 16 spinach leaves, if desired*

Directions

Spread 1 side of each bread slice with 1/2 tablespoon butter.

To assemble sandwiches, layer 1 slice cheese, 2 slices tomato, 2 slices bacon, 3 to 4 spinach leaves and 1 slice cheese onto each of 4 slices bread, buttered-side down. Top with remaining bread slices, buttered-side up.

Heat 10-inch skillet over medium heat. Place 1 sandwich into skillet; cook, turning once, until golden brown and cheese is melted (8 to 10 minutes). Repeat with remaining sandwiches.

*Substitute fresh basil leaves.

Nutrition Facts (1 sandwich)

Calories: 520

Fat: 32g

Cholesterol: 80mg

Sodium: 1260mg

Carbohydrates: 34g

Dietary Fiber: 5g

Protein: 21g

Recipe #13662©2006Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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This was delicious and reminded me of my childhood!
i love cooking.

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