Did you know that today, April 12th is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day?
Grilled Cheese Sandwiches are among one of the top comfort foods in the United States which is no surprise given that this delicious treat is loved by all ages.
According to food historians, cooked bread and cheese is an ancient food, enjoyed across the world in many cultures. The United States modern version of the grilled cheese sandwich originated in the 1920s when inexpensive sliced bread and American cheese became easily available.
Now if only we can get our hands on one or two!
Photography: Jen Fariello