Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe with Ham and Pickle

Double cheese, pickle and ham toasties

  • serves 4
  • Easy

Check out this quick and easy grilled cheese sandwich, a super simple lunch idea. Plus, it comes packed with double amounts of cheese



  • bloomer-style loaf 8 slices
  • cheddar 150g, grated
  • gherkins 4-5, sliced
  • roast ham 8 thick slices
  • pickled onions 8, chopped
  • gruyère 100g, grated
  • butter 4 tbsp of soft


  • Step 1

    Take 4 slices of the bloomer and top with 100g of the cheddar, the gherkins, ham, pickled onions and gruyère, then top with the rest of the bread. Spread both sides of the sandwiches with butter.

  • Step 2

    Heat a non-stick pan to high. Sprinkle half of the remaining cheddar onto one side of the sandwiches and press down, then flip the cheddar-covered sides into the hot pan. Sprinkle the rest of the cheddar over the top. When the bottoms are crusty and golden, flip over and cook the other side.

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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 657
  • Fat 38.2g
  • Saturates 21.9g
  • Carbs 42.3g
  • Sugars 3.9g
  • Fibre 3.1g
  • Protein 34.6g
  • Salt 3.9g