Tart Cherry Grilled Cheese Sandwich With Sage

Tart Cherry Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Sage

Recipe Details


  • 4 slices whole grain bread
  • 1/2 cup shredded white cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup dried Montmorency tart cherries
  • 6-8 sage leaves
  • 2 tablespoons chives
  • Drizzle of olive oil


  1. Assemble sandwiches with cheese, Montmorency tart cherries, sage and a sprinkle of chives.
  2. Drizzle outside of the bread with a little olive oil and transfer to a hot skillet or grill pan. Press sandwiches down (using a big spatula, or something heavier).
  3. Cook each side until the bread is golden brown and the cheese is melted (4-5 minutes per side).

Recipe courtesy of Jeanine Donofrio,