Post published on March 18, 2021 by vspiceroute

Last post modified on August 14, 2023 by vspiceroute


Roasted Broccoli Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese is the ultimate comfort food. I always looking for opportunities to add veggies to my food so this one has some roasted broccoli and you wont believe how good this tastes in between 2 breads with some cheese. This was a big hit and my son had no idea he was eating veggies. Lets call this healthy comfort food.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Course lunch
Cuisine American
Servings 2 people


  • 1 cup broccoli separated and washed
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 head of garlic
  • 1 jalapeño thin sliced
  • 1/2 cup Onions thin Sliced
  • 4 slices of sliced cheddar cheese
  • salt and pepper as needed
  • 4 slices of bread
  • 2 tablespoon of butter


  • Toss broccoli with olive oil and salt and peppers and roast in Oven at 375 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 minutes or till they are dark brown.
    Grilled Cheese
  • Place garlic head in a foil with some olive oil and salt and place it in the oven (roast this for 40 minutes).
  • Take out the broccoli and garlic and let it cool.
  • Mix the garlic with 1 tablespoon of butter and apply it on all 4 breads
  • Place the cheese on each slice of bread and then layer 2 breads with broccoli, jalapeños and onions and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Sandwich the non layered breads together
  • Apply butter on outer layer and grill the sandwich.
  • Once the cheese melts and the breads turn brown, serve it
Keyword comfort food, Kid-friendly, sandwich