Animal Style Grilled Cheese
  • Grilled Onions:
  • 1 medium sized yellow onion (diced)
  • 2-3 TBSP butter
  • 2 TBSP worcestershire sauce
  • Sauce:
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons ketchup
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons sweet pickle relish
  • 2 teaspoons minced onion
  • Sandwich:
  • 2 slices of sourdough bread for each sandwich
  • 6 thin slices of cheese per sandwich (I used american, colby jack, and provolone)
  • 1 TBSP butter per sandwich
  1. Grilled Onions:
  2. In medium low skillet, melt butter.
  3. Add onions and cook, stirring regularly until onions are tender and golden, about 30 minutes.
  4. Stir in worcestershire sauce and cook for another 10-15 minutes.
  5. Sauce:
  6. Combine all sauce ingredients in small bowl. Whisk together until thoroughly combined.
  7. Sandwich:
  8. Heat cast iron grill pan over medium heat.
  9. Butter one side of each slice of bread.
  10. Place bread butter side down on hot grill.
  11. Place cheese on bread and grill until melted.
  12. Top with grilled onions and sauce.
  13. Top with second piece of grilled cheesy bread and continue to grill over low heat until cheese is fully melted.
  14. Enjoy!
Recipe by Joy In Every Season at