Assuming you've watched this week's episode of Mad Genius Tips, you've probably indulged in a few bacon-stuffed grilled cheese pockets. If you're ready for something lighter but aren't quite ready to give up on grilled cheese, these 7 recipes are for you.
1. Grilled Vegetable Muffulettas
Muffulettas, a New Orleans specialty, are serious sandwiches piled high with Italian meats and cheese. This vegetarian version replaces the ham with grilled vegetables. Refrigerate any remaining pesto for your next sandwich.
2. Grilled Cheese with Spinach-and-Tomato Sauce
Call it an adult version of the grilled cheese sandwich—slices of country bread layered with mozzarella, goat cheese and tomato-sauced spinach, toasted to a golden brown.