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🥪 Classic Sourdough Grilled Cheese Recipe

Learn how to make a delicious classic sourdough grilled cheese sandwich with this easy recipe from Hello Sourdough. Perfect for a quick and satisfying meal!

Classic Sourdough Grilled Cheese

You will need:

  • sourdough bread2 slices of sourdough bread
  • unsalted butter2 tablespoons of unsalted butter
  • cheddar cheese2 slices of cheddar cheese


  1. Start by spreading a tablespoon of butter on one side of each slice of sourdough bread.
  2. Place one slice of bread, butter side down, on a preheated frying pan over medium heat.
  3. Layer the two slices of cheddar cheese on top of the bread in the pan.
  4. Cover with the second slice of bread, butter side up.
  5. Cook until the bottom slice of bread is golden brown, then flip the sandwich carefully using a spatula.
  6. Continue to cook until the second slice of bread is golden brown and the cheese is melted.
  7. Remove the sandwich from the pan, let it cool for a minute, then cut in half and serve.


For a crispier sandwich, you can press it down with a spatula while it's cooking. Also, feel free to experiment with different types of cheese to find your favorite combination.

There's something incredibly comforting about a Classic Sourdough Grilled Cheese sandwich. The tangy sourdough bread perfectly complements the rich, melted cheddar cheese, creating a symphony of flavors that's simply irresistible. Whether you're a fan of traditional grilled cheese or looking to elevate your sandwich game, this recipe will surely hit the spot.

When it comes to making the perfect grilled cheese, the bread you choose can make all the difference. Sourdough, with its unique flavor profile and sturdy texture, is an excellent choice. If you're new to the world of sourdough, check out our FAQ on making great homemade sourdough. Here, you'll find tips and tricks to help you master the art of sourdough baking.

But the magic of this recipe doesn't stop at the bread. The choice of cheese is equally important. While we've used cheddar cheese in this recipe, feel free to experiment with different types of cheese. From sharp provolone to creamy brie, the possibilities are endless. For more inspiration, take a look at our article on creative and delicious sourdough sandwich combinations.

Remember, a great sandwich doesn't have to be complicated. Sometimes, all you need is quality ingredients and a little bit of patience. So, why not give this Classic Sourdough Grilled Cheese a try? It's a simple, delicious, and comforting dish that's perfect for lunch, dinner, or any time you're in need of a little comfort food.

And if you're looking for more ways to incorporate sourdough into your meals, be sure to check out our FAQ on sourdough bread recipes and homemade sourdough tortillas recipe. After all, at Hello Sourdough, we're all about helping you explore the wonderful world of sourdough baking.