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Apple-Gouda Melts

Grilled cheese is a go-to meal in our family for an after-school snack, quick lunch, and even a fun treat on ski trips. These sandwiches are just a grown-up version of something we all love. —Cherylin Birkholz, Marysville, California
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
  • Makes
    6 servings


  • 6 slices seeded whole grain bread
  • 4 tablespoons butter, sottened, divided
  • 6 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • 1 large apple, thinly sliced
  • 6 ounces smoked Gouda cheese, sliced


  • Arrange bread on a baking sheet; spread tops with half of the butter. Broil 4-6 in. from the heat for 1-2 minutes or until lightly toasted.
  • Turn bread over; spread tops with remaining butter. Layer with the mozzarella cheese, apple slices and Gouda cheese. Broil 3-4 minutes longer or until cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts
1 open-face sandwich: 332 calories, 22g fat (14g saturated fat), 75mg cholesterol, 453mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 3g fiber), 15g protein.
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  • coleenm
    Mar 1, 2013

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  • sheryldorsey
    Feb 5, 2013

    Smooth salty-sweet delight... We love it... Spread with a little cream cheese for a special kick!