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Green Chili Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 servings

Updated: Oct. 22, 2022
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
Green Chili Grilled Cheese Sandwiches Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 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


  1. Spread mayonnaise over four slices of bread; layer with cheese slices and green chilies. Top with remaining bread.
  2. 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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