Sadly, the 2015 Grilled Cheese Recipe Showdown has ended, but we are thrilled to say we have seen an exciting amount of promising entries. Thank you to everyone who created and submitted a recipe for this year’s contest! And thank you to our five amazing Grilled Cheese Insiders who shared their best grilled cheese tips and tricks along with some fantastic recipes of their own.
The 2015 Grilled Cheese Insiders:
Mary of Barefeet in the Kitchen – The Ultimate Grilled Cheese
Lynne of 365 Days of Baking and More – The Ultimate Grilled Cheese Roast Beef Sandwich
Donna of The Slow Roasted Italian – The Best Ever Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Jennifer of Savory Simple – Grilled Brioche with Brie, Dark Chocolate and Blueberries
MacKenzie of The Grilled Cheese Social – Farmer’s Grilled Cheese with Roasted Corn, Cilantro, Roasted Tomato Salsa, Avocado and Red Cabbage Slaw
Now that all of the delicious entries are in, we will begin to narrow down the recipes to finalists during a several-weeks-long process, ending with a tasting of the final contenders in June. In the meantime, be sure to visit our Facebook page to keep up to date on the contest and watch for behind-the-scenes photos from our final judge’s taste testing. We plan to announce the winning recipes in late July. Thank you for participation and patience as we eat our way through your entries!
Here’s what’s on the line for this year’s contest:
Gold – $15,000
Silver – $5,000
Bronze – $3,000
Three Judges’ Choice Awards – Each $1,500
Best of luck to all contestants!
Also, mark your calendar to watch for the official 2015 recipe ebook coming out this fall. It will feature the six winning grilled cheese recipes from this year’s contest. Visit www.GrilledCheeseAcademy.com to see the winning recipes from past contestants and more.