17 Delicious Ways To Take Grilled Cheese Sandwiches To The Next Level (Photos)

We think sandwiches have been a little underrated recently.

The sandwich is a work of art: two pieces of bread, and whatever you want right in-between. And don't even get us started on grilled cheese (JK, too late).

They are absolutely beautiful and sure to take any day from a zero to a 10.

So why settle for plain grilled cheese when you can have more?

Hint: Don't settle.

Have the grilled cheese of your dreams with these 17 ways to amp it up.

1. Grilled Macaroni and Cheese

Epic. Learn how here.

2. Strawberry, Brie and Chocolate Grilled Cheese

Try a lil' tenderness and lots of sugar. Here's how.

3. Bacon Guacamole Grilled Cheese

Break Instagram with this bad boy. Make it like this.

4. French Onion Soup Grilled Cheese

It's a party in your mouth while it oozes out the sides. Melty goodness starts here.

5. Caprese Grilled Cheese

Melty mozzarella in my mouth, please. Melt it like this.

6. French Toast Ham & Cheese Sandwich

Nom. Make this epic sammy like this.

7. Cream Cheese and Scallion Grilled Cheese

Ditch the bagel, grill it instead — like this.

8. Roasted Red Pepper, Pesto and Spinach Grilled Cheese

All on the Foreman Grill. Grill it like this.

9. Potato Chip Grilled Cheese

Can I get some crunch up in here? Check it out here.

10. Black Bean Hummus and Ham Panini

Random, but gooooood. Whip it up like this.

11. Upside-Down Grilled Cheese

Cheese on the outside. Melt it like this.

12. Veggie Pizza Grilled Cheese

You read that right. Learn how here.

13. Spinach & Artichoke Grilled Cheese

Like the dip, only in a sandwich. Recipe here.

14. Pesto Grilled Cheese

Serve this with some tomato soup and you're set. Learn how here.

15. Chicken & Mac 'n' Cheese Panini

Woah, and you can make it in your college dining hall. Feast your eyes here.

16. Ham and Bacon Grilled Cheese

Meat and hot cheese. Yes. Learn more here.

17. Cheese-Encrusted Grilled Cheese

Cheese on cheese on cheese. Do it here.

Original post appeared on Spoon University.

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