This Bacon, Pear and Fig Grilled Cheese combines sweet, savory and gooey. The ultimate grilled cheese! #gourmetgrilledcheese www.savoryexperiments.com

Bacon, Pear and Fig Grilled Cheese

Course: Main Course, Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: grilled cheese sandwiches, panini recipes
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 718 kcal
This Bacon, Pear and Fig Grilled Cheese combines sweet, savory and gooey. The ultimate grilled cheese! 
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Ingredients

  • 4 strips bacon cooked and cook into quarters
  • 2 pears thinly sliced
  • 8 ounces white cheddar cheese thinly sliced
  • 1 large round sourdough bread cut into 8 uniform thickness pieces
  • 4 dried figs thinly sliced
  • Cooking spray

Instructions

  1. Assemble your sandwiches by evenly distributing bacon, pears, white cheddar cheese and figs onto one slice of sourdough bread. Top with a corresponding piece of sourdough bread. 

  2. Heat your panini press or frying pan. Coat with cooking spray or butter. 

  3. Mash grilled cheese until light brown. Cut and serve! 

  4. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was! 

Nutrition Facts
Bacon, Pear and Fig Grilled Cheese
Amount Per Serving
Calories 718 Calories from Fat 261
% Daily Value*
Fat 29g45%
Saturated Fat 15g94%
Cholesterol 74mg25%
Sodium 1080mg47%
Potassium 401mg11%
Carbohydrates 83g28%
Fiber 6g25%
Sugar 15g17%
Protein 30g60%
Vitamin A 590IU12%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 480mg48%
Iron 4.9mg27%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.