While you get your fix, here are some fun facts the Grilled Cheese Sandwich.
- According to Punchbowl, the Ancient Romans were the first civilization to make a cooked bread and cheese sandwich.
- The grilled cheese you are used to seeing came about in the 1920’s when inexpensive cheese and affordable bread were hot commodities.
- Wikipedia explains that these tasty sandwiches were originally made as an open-face sandwich. It was not until the 1960’s that the top piece of bread was added to the sandwich.
- The United States government cookbooks describe Navy cooks as broiling American cheese filling sandwiches during World War II.
We hope you have a cheesy day!