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Grilled Chile Cheese Steak Sandwich

Grilled Green Chile Cheesesteak sandwich

A gourmet grilled cheese sandwich with premium roast beef, Jack cheese, roasted green chiles, onions, and tomatoes, grilled to perfection. A guaranteed hit!

Over the past few weeks, this has become a favorite in our house. It started out as just a gourmet grilled cheese sandwich featuring premium roast beef. Using quality roast beef is very important – I used the deli roast beef from King Soopers that normally sells for $12/lb. Usually I have it thin sliced and only use 3 slices. Really, really good! I make it sometimes with green chiles and sometimes without. It’s very easy to make, yet far beyond a typical grilled cheese sandwich.

I’ll be trying some variations on this – this is the kind of dish that you basically can’t screw up, especially if you stick with high quality ingredients.

Grilled Chile Cheese Steak Sandwich
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A gourmet grilled cheese sandwich with premium roast beef, easy and very tasty.
Recipe type: Sandwich
Cuisine: Fusion
Serves: 1 sandwich
  • 2 slices sourdough bread (from a square loaf)
  • Monterrey Jack cheese, sliced no more that ¼" thick to cover both slices of bread
  • 3 slices premium deli roast beef (for extra-beefy, double the amount)
  • 1 large green chile, roasted, peeled, seeded
  • 1 slice onion, diced and grilled till soft
  • 2 slices tomato, diced
  • mayonnaise
  • mustard
  • butter
  1. Spread both slices of bread with mayonnaise. Spread mustard on one slice.
  2. Top both slices with a layer of Monterrey Jack cheese.
  3. Top one half with diced grilled onion and diced tomato.
  4. Top other half with the green chile, split open, and the sliced roast beef.
  5. Put the two halves together and butter the outside.
  6. Grill in a skillet over medium heat until the bread is nice and golden.
  7. You may need to microwave the sandwich on high for about 20 seconds to melt the cheese to the point where it's nice and gooey without running out of the sandwich.
  8. Serve & enjoy!

Steps 2, 3, & 4:

Gourmet Grilled Cheese Steak Sandwich

Top the bread with jack cheese on each side, diced tomatoes and onions on one side and a split green chile on the other.

Step 5:

Gourmet grilled cheese steak

Add premium roast beef, put the two halves together, butter and grill.

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