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Caramelized Onion & Apple Grilled Cheese

Caramelized Onion & Apple Grilled Cheese

Recipe Details

x 2 servings
Duration: 25 minutes


Quantity Ingredient
3 tbsp
Butter , softened, divided
1 lg
Yellow Onion , thinly sliced
1/2 tsp
fine sea salt
1 tbsp
Honey , GloryBee Raw Honey; plus more for serving
4 oz
Cheese , sharp white cheddar; grate
Apple , honeycrisp; cored and thinly sliced
4 slc
Brioche Bread , or challah


  1. In a large skillet, melt 2 tablespoons butter over medium heat. Add onions and cook, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes. Add salt and honey. Continue to cook, stirring occasionally, until well-browned and soft, about 20 minutes more. If onions stick or start to burn, add a tablespoon of water and stir. Transfer onions to a bowl and wipe out skillet.
  2. Divide cheese and apple slices between 2 slices of the bread. Top with onions as desired and remaining slices of bread.
  3. Place skillet back over medium heat and add 1/2 tablespoon butter. Cook 1 sandwich, turning once, until golden brown on both sides, about 5 minutes per side. Repeat with remaining 1/2 tablespoon butter and sandwich. To serve, cut sandwiches in half and drizzle with more honey, if desired.
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