Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese
My next grilled cheese sandwich for National Grilled Cheese Month combines two childhood favourites, sloppy joes and grilled cheese, for one really sloppy sandwich that is kid approved! Sloppy Joes are a quick and easy meal consisting of a ground meat in a sauce that is served in a bun and as its name suggests it can be a little messy to eat. I figured that you really could not go wrong taking the filling of one already tasty sandwich and throwing it into a grilled cheese sandwich with plenty of ooey gooey melted cheese and golden brown, toasty and buttery bread! This is one of those cases where taking two things results in something that is greater than the sum of its part and this is one truly tasty grilled cheese sandwich! Like the sloppy joe, this grilled cheese can be a bit messy but it is definitely worth it! The next time you make sloppy joes, make extra for sloppy joe grilled cheese sandwiches for lunch the next day!

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese
This sloppy joe grilled cheese goes well with coleslaw , corn chips and a pickle on the side.

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese
Of course you could always throw the coleslaw into the sandwich!

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese
With the coleslaw this sloppy joe grilled cheese gets even tastier but much messier! :)

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes Servings: 1

A grilled cheese sandwich with a sloppy joe filling; a truly sloppy gilled cheese sandwich!

  1. Heat a pan over medium heat.
  2. Butter one side of each slice of bread, place one slice in the pan with buttered side down, top with half of the cheddar followed by the sloppy joes, the remaining cheddar and finally the other slice of bread with buttered side up.
  3. Grill until golden brown on both sides and the cheese is melted, about 2-4 minutes per side.


Becky said...

Seriously Kevin, you are the king of comfort food. Wish I were eating this right now!

Tieghan said...

Kevin, your grilled cheese are amazing. Every one just looks so good!!

Amy said...

Your Sloppy Joe Grilled Cheese Sandwich really got the best of both world...two of mt favorites as well. This is totally scrumptious and comfort food to me.

Anonymous said...

grilled cheese with something else #18273

what else is new

Jaclyn said...

You always make the most mouthwatering grilled cheese, this one looks awesome too!

Amy Lau said...

i always get so hungry after visiting your blog

mmmmm that grilled cheese

patti hearne said...

What kind of bread did you use it looks really good?

patti hearne said...

What kind of bread did you use it looks really good?

Kevin Lynch said...

patti hearne: It is a Bavarian Light Rye which holds together really well for stuffed grilled cheese sandwiches like these! :)

Skinnytaste Gina said...

curse you!! if I wasn't watching my calories I would be all over this Kevin, looks so good!!!!

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