All American Apple Pie Grilled Cheese

Amy Freeze

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@amyfreeze

In a grilled cheese challenge, my husband and I dared to create "dessert" sandwiches. This particular sandwich is the all-American twist on the apple pie.
Instead of bread, we use frozen poundcake (thawed), add homemade apple pie filling, and brie cheese.


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Serves:

2

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1
gala apple
1/3 c
brown sugar
1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
lemon juice
2 tsp
cornstarch
6 oz
brie cheese, sliced
4 slice
pound cake
reserved apple pie filling juice
2 Tbsp
orange blossom honey

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a saucepan, combine apples, brown sugar, cinnamon, vanilla, lemon juice, and cornstarch. Cook over medium heat until thick and bubbly. Remove and cool.
2
Place 3 slices of brie onto each slice of cake. Place 2-3 TBSP drained apple pie filling on bottom cake. Place on sandwich top. Brush sandwich with melted butter. Grill at 325 degrees for 2-4 minutes. Flip and repeat. If bread is browning too quickly, reduce heat. Grill until cheese melts.
3
In a small bowl, stir together apple pie filling juice and honey. Drizzle on plate and serve on the side.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Collection: A is for Apple