In terms of comfort food, grilled cheese is the comfiest. Not only does it evoke memories of childhood dinners, it also makes for the perfect winter meal when paired with hot soup. It's also great on the crispiest of fall evenings. Or, as a quick lunch in summer. Who are we kidding? Grilled cheese is perfect anytime of the year.
As much as we adore, and often crave, the American cheese version of these beloved sandwiches, trying out different cheeses and add-ons is always a rewarding experience. We piled dill pickles, tomatoes and deli meats on our grilled cheese as kids, but we're ready to explore more, with new, interesting toppings. (Kimchi grilled cheese, anyone?)
Here are 25 of the gooiest, tastiest grilled cheese recipes we could wrangle up. We suggest you try them all.