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Deconstructed Grilled cheese

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Deconstructed Grilled cheese

Filed under: Croque

preparation time

00:10 10min

Cooking time

00:15 15min


  • 8 slices white or brown bread
  • 300 g Black Forest ham, sliced thin
  • 200 g Emmental cheese, sliced
  • Butter


  1. Place 4 slices of bread on a work surface and top evenly with Black Forest ham.
  2. Place cheese slices on ham and close sandwiches with the other 4 slices of bread.
  3. Heat a large cast iron frying pan on medium heat, butter the tops of the sandwiches and place on hot pan buttered side down.
  4. Cook for 2 minutes, pressing lightly with a spatula.
  5. Butter the tops and turn sandwiches gently to cook other side.
  6. Cook another 2 minutes pressing lightly.
  7. Remove sandwiches from heat, cut in 2 and serve immediately.