Tart Cherry Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Sage


Total Time: 15 minutes
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 10 minutes
Yield: 2 sandwiches
Level: Beginner


  • 4 slices whole grain bread
  • 1/2 cup shredded white cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup dried Montmorency tart cherries
  • 6-8 sage leaves
  • 2 tablespoons chives
  • Drizzle of olive oil


Assemble sandwiches with cheese, Montmorency tart cherries, sage and a sprinkle of chives.

Drizzle outside of the bread with a little olive oil and transfer to a hot skillet or grill pan. Press sandwiches down (using a big spatula, or something heavier).

Cook each side until the bread is golden brown and the cheese is melted (4-5 minutes per side).

Recipe courtesy of Jeanine Donofrio, LoveandLemons.com