RECIPES

Mediterranean Grilled Cheese

Wisconsin Cheese Mediterranean Grilled Cheese Recipe
Active Time
20 Minutes
Servings
1

Ingredients

Cheese

Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Feta or Mozzarella can be used in this recipe.

Instructions

  1. Melt 1 teaspoon butter in a large, nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add spinach; cook and stir until wilted. Remove from the heat. Transfer to a small bowl. Wipe skillet dry.
  2. Sprinkle one slice of bread with mozzarella and feta. Layer with the tomato, spinach and olives. Top with remaining bread. Spread the outsides of sandwich with remaining butter.
  3. Toast sandwich, covered, in the same pan over medium heat for 2-3 minutes or until the side is golden brown. Flip sandwich; cook, uncovered, 2-4 minutes longer or until bread is lightly golden brown and mozzarella is melted.

Cheesemonger Tip

Select for cheesemonger info

Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Wisconsin cheesemakers produce nearly 1 billion pounds of mozzarella cheese each year. Mozzarella rates second only to cheddar in popularity within the U.S.

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