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Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins
Servings: 2

Fig Grilled Cheese Sandwich 

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Sliced Bread


  • 4 Slices of Villaggio® Classico Italian Style Thick Slice White Bread
  • 1 tbsp (30mL) Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 tbsp (30g) Butter
  • 4 Fresh Figs Slices
  • 1/4 - 1/2 Cup (60-125g) Fig Jam
  • 2 slices Cheddar Cheese
  • 2 slices Muenster Cheese


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C)
  2. Spread 2 slices of Bread with Fig Jam
  3. Layer with Sliced Figs and both cheeses
  4. Top with the remaining 2 slices of Bread
  5. In an oven-proof skillet / fry pan over medium high heat, heat up the Olive Oil and melt Butter in oil
  6. Gently slide the two sandwiches into the hot pan and brown the bread, for approximately 10-15 minutes.
  7. Then, carefully flip both sandwiches and place the pan into a preheated 350°F (180°C) oven for 15 minutes until top is golden brown and the cheese is melted

Tip: Serve with small Arugula Salad