Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Try the Grilled Cheese Sandwich at Half & Half

Posted By on Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 1:00 PM

DANIELLE LESZCZ
  • Danielle Leszcz

The grilled cheese sandwich is a comfort food staple -- it's one of Western cuisine's most basic foodstuffs and a mainstay on kiddie menus everywhere. Aside from peanut butter and jelly, the grilled cheese is often your first sandwich.

The grilled cheese being served up at Half & Half (8135 Maryland Avenue, Clayton) is all grown up.

DANIELLE LESZCZ
  • Danielle Leszcz

A generous amount of melted cheddar cheese envelops slices of tomato, and it's all smooshed between two thick slices of brioche bread. Paired with Half & Half's homemade potato chips and a pickle, the sandwich is a juxtaposition of tastes and textures: salty and sweet, crunchy and soft. Half & Half's grilled cheese ($7) is a sophisticated and perky interpretation of a sandwich we're all familiar with.

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