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Green Chili Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

This tangy take on grilled cheese is a meal in itself, but would be great with a side of chicken chili. —Leslie Neely, Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 8 slices whole wheat bread
  • 4 slices process American cheese
  • 4 slices Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies
  • 8 teaspoons butter

Directions

  • Spread mayonnaise over four slices of bread; layer with cheese slices and green chilies. Top with remaining bread.
  • Butter outsides of sandwiches. In a small skillet over medium heat, toast sandwiches for 2-3 minutes on each side or until cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts
1 sandwich: 455 calories, 31g fat (14g saturated fat), 59mg cholesterol, 894mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 4g fiber), 16g protein.

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  • randcbruns
    Jan 8, 2017

    We are fans of green chili, living here in Colorado. This is something we've been doing for a while. We love the combo of cheese and green chilies.