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Grilled Cheese in the Microwave

Grilled cheese recipes are versatile and you are able to use up any bread and cheese you already have in your kitchen. Whip up a warm lunch in no time, something for even the pickiest of eaters! If you are impatient like me, then using the toaster and microwave to make a grilled cheese is much faster and immediately satisfying. 
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 2 mins
Total Time 4 mins
Course dinner, lunch, Snack
Cuisine American
Servings 1
Calories 408 kcal


  • 1 tbsp Butter
  • 2 slices Bread of choice
  • 2 slices Pepper Jack Cheese or any sliced cheese you love!


  • Pop two slices of bread in the toaster oven and toast for about 1 minute or until golden brown.
  • Remove from the toaster and place onto a microwave safe plate.
  • Place cheese slices in between the bread, and then spread butter on the outside of the slices and put the two halves together.
  • Wrap the grilled cheese in a paper towel and place back on the plate, and microwave on high for 20 seconds, or until the cheese is melted.


Serving: 1gCalories: 408kcalCarbohydrates: 28gProtein: 16gFat: 26gSaturated Fat: 16gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 67mgSodium: 616mgPotassium: 139mgFiber: 2gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 674IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 394mgIron: 2mg
Keyword Easy Recipe, grilled cheese, microwave, Microwave Recipes, microwave sandwiches
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