Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich

There’s something magical about the simplicity of a perfectly crafted grilled cheese sandwich. The Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich takes this comfort food to a whole new level. Imagine golden, crispy sourdough bread enveloping a symphony of flavors that dance on your taste buds with every bite.

Imagine taking that first bite, and as you pull away, a stretchy thread of melted aged cheddar follows, leaving you eager for more. The secret? A blend of premium aged cheddar, smoked gouda, and creamy brie, carefully selected to balance textures and tastes.

To elevate the experience, a thin layer of fig jam adds a touch of sweetness that complements the savory cheeses. This unexpected pairing creates a harmonious blend of flavors that will have you wondering why you’ve never tried this before.


  • 2 slices of sourdough bread
  • 2 oz aged cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 oz smoked gouda cheese, thinly sliced
  • 1 oz brie cheese, rind removed
  • 1 tablespoon fig jam
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  1. Spread fig jam on one side of each sourdough slice.
  2. Layer the aged cheddar, smoked gouda, and brie on the non-jam side of one bread slice.
  3. Top with the other bread slice, jam side down.
  4. In a skillet over medium heat, melt 1 tablespoon of butter.
  5. Add the sandwich and cook until the bread is golden and crispy, and the cheeses are melted, about 3-4 minutes per side.
  6. Remove from the skillet and let cool for a minute before slicing.

Prep time: 5 minutes

Yield: 1 sandwich

Amp up your grilled cheese game with this irresistible Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich. A delightful blend of aged cheddar, smoked gouda, and brie cheeses with a hint of fig jam.

Nutrition information: Calories: 450, Fat: 28g, Carbohydrates: 35g, Protein: 18g

Sink your teeth into this masterpiece of flavor and texture, where the ordinary grilled cheese becomes an extraordinary indulgence. Whether you’re enjoying it with a bowl of tomato soup or as a standalone treat, the Gourmet Grilled Cheese Sandwich is a culinary experience that marries comfort and sophistication in every mouthwatering bite.