Nacho Melt Grilled Cheese

Grilled cheese sandwiches have never been hotter, and the chili powder in this recipe doesn't disagree.
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nacho melt grill cheese

Recipe by Charles Grayauskie

  • Makes 4Servings

Ingredients

Spread

  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise

  • 1 tsp. chili powder

Bread

  • 8 slices sourdough bread

Cheese

  • 8 oz. grated pepper Jack

Etc.

  • 1/3 cup drained pico de gallo 

  • 1 avocado, sliced

Preparation

Heat a griddle or large cast-iron skillet over medium. In a small bowl, mix the mayonnaise and the chili powder. Slather on one side of each slice of bread. Build sandwiches with the cheese, pico de gallo, avocado, and bread, spread-side facing out. Cook, turning once, until the bread is toasted and the cheese is melted, about 3 minutes per side.