Delicious and Comforting Meatloaf Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

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This Meatloaf Grilled Cheese Sandwich combines two comforting favorites into one delicious meal. The savory meatloaf, melted cheese, and crispy bread create a satisfying and indulgent sandwich that will satisfy your cravings. Perfect for a cozy night in or a quick and easy weeknight dinner.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 1/4 cup diced onions
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 8 slices of bread
  • 8 slices of cheddar cheese
  • Butter for grilling

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
  2. In a bowl, mix together the ground beef, breadcrumbs, ketchup, onions, Parmesan cheese, Worcestershire sauce, salt, and pepper.
  3. Form the meatloaf mixture into individual patties and place them on a baking sheet.
  4. Bake the meatloaf patties for 25-30 minutes until cooked through.
  5. Heat a skillet over medium heat and butter one side of each bread slice.
  6. Place a slice of cheddar cheese on the unbuttered side of four bread slices.
  7. Top each cheese slice with a meatloaf patty and another slice of cheddar cheese.
  8. Cover each sandwich with the remaining bread slices, buttered side out.
  9. Grill the sandwiches on the skillet until the bread is golden brown and the cheese is melted, about 3-4 minutes per side.
  10. Serve hot and enjoy!

Interesting Facts

  • Meatloaf is a classic American comfort food dish that dates back to the early 20th century.
  • Grilled cheese sandwiches are a simple yet beloved staple in American cuisine.
  • Combining meatloaf and grilled cheese creates a hearty and satisfying meal that is sure to be a hit with your family.