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Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
Servings: 2

Dad's Famous Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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Dad's Famous Grilled Cheese Sandwich was designed to catch your child's attention at mealtime. Featuring kid-friendly ingredients like hummus, cheese, fresh vegetables and herbs on Dempster’s® 100% Whole Wheat Bread, this sandwich satisfies all family members. The Dad-approved recipe is a great one to try on Father's Day.

Sliced Bread


  • 4 Slices Dempster’s® 100% Whole Wheat Bread
  • 1/4 cup (60mL) Hummus
  • 1 Tomato, sliced
  • 1/4 Small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup (250mL) Chopped baby spinach leaves
  • 6 Fresh basil leaves
  • 4 Slices White Cheddar Cheese
  • 2 tbsp (30mL) Olive Oil


  1. Spread hummus evenly on one side of 2 bread slices.
  2. Top with tomato slices, red onion, spinach, basil, cheese and remaining bread slices.
  3. Drizzle olive oil in a large skillet and cook each sandwich until golden and the cheese is melted.
  4. Cut in half and serve.

Tip: For something different, use a grill pan or panini press instead of a skillet to toast the sandwich.