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Fry bread until crisp, put slice of cheese, which will melt … mmm … there is no better way to celebrate National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day. Something tells many people arrange holiday every day, not just on April 12, enjoying excellent taste of favorite dish. It’s simple, fast, satisfying and delicious!

The History

Dish appeared in 1902. Recipe was «immortalized» in cookbook authored by Sarah Rorer. Bread, butter, melted cheese — main ingredients. In the United States, they like to have parties where grilled sandwiches are served as snack. Ingredients are served in slicing form separately. Guest make perfect sandwich with preferred amount of cheese, vegetables.

Fun Facts

Chefs of fine restaurants recommend cooking: make sure piece of bread has crisp crust. Best sauce is garlic. There should be a lot of cheese. Better to use bread baked by hand especially for sandwiches.

  1. Sandwich has exceptional combinatorial characteristics. It combines with soup, salad with original dressing.
  2. French make cheese sandwiches called «Croque Monsieur» and «Madame». Second one has fried eggs on bread surface. It looks like woman’s hat. Sandwiches include ham, green salad.
  3. Sandwich — option for romantic date. Loved one will not resist temptation in combination with suitable alcoholic drink — craft beer, wine.

Dish is adored by adults, children. It’s seen on menu of popular family restaurants. What’s secret of demand for simple snack? Simplicity, fresh products, taste that grilling gives to ingredients.

When is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day celebrated in 2022?

National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day is observed on April 12 each year.