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2016
Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown ®

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Judge’s Choice Winners

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The Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown® is back. And this year we had more entries than ever before. But rest assured that we chose the tastiest of the tasty. So no matter who you are, there’s a sandwich here you’re sure to crave. These recipes are creative, scrumptious, and then some. We’re thrilled to share them with you, in the 2016 Grilled Cheese Recipe Book.

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2015
Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown ®

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Judge’s Choice Winners

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Another Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown® is in the books. And we’re proud to say that this year’s entries more than held their own in the taste department. But like in past Showdown’s, a few submissions seemed to make our mouths water a little bit more. And so it’s with great excitement that we showcase those entries here, in the 2015 Grilled Cheese Recipe eBook. 

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2014
Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown ®

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Judge’s Choice Winners

Dixie

Paula Begley

With a wink and a nod to traditional Southern comfort food, The Dixie aims to please. So much so that it boasts not one…

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This sandwich had everything a grilled cheese lover craves, but mainly a healthy dose of deliciously flavored Wisconsin cheese! The melted gooeyness played perfectly with the subtle crunch of the fried green tomato and smoky bacon flavors. This sandwich had all the ingredients for a showdown winner.

— Heidi at
foodiecrush.com

Siesta

Sarah Leung

Nothing can wake up your taste buds quite like The Siesta. A heavenly combination of cinnamon and chili-spiced carnitas,…

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I chose The Siesta because of its big bold Mexican-inspired flavors and textures. It brings the flavors of Mexican cuisine to an American cheesy, classic treat. What’s not to love about that?

— Paula at
bellalimento.com

Madisonian

Alice Choi

Yes, Madison, Wisconsin has a lot to offer — including a grilled cheese sandwich that combines all of the city’s unique…

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Not only was it totally delicious, but to me it really captures the essence of Wisconsin. Every part of this sandwich adds so much flavor and together, the ingredients work brilliantly. The cheesy bread is one of Wisconsin’s star creations, and it works so beautifully with the bratwurst and the mac and cheese. I seriously love everything about this sandwich!

— Mackenzie at
grilledcheesesocial.com

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The 2014 Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown boasted a flavorful assortment of recipes, which made selecting the best of the best a challenge. Within these pages are the grilled cheese sandwiches that set themselves apart. Download the book today to experience the most unique and most delicious.

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2013
Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown ®

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Hundreds entered the 2013 Grilled Cheese Academy Recipe Showdown, but only a chosen few won. View them all in our free, downloadable recipe book.

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2012
Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown ®

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The free and downloadable 2012 Grilled Cheese Academy Recipe eBook is ready for your viewing pleasure. Featuring stunning photography and mouthwatering recipes of our grilled cheese favorites, it can be yours by simply clicking the button below.

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