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How Do You Cut Your Grilled Cheese Sandwiches?

I'm not much of a picky eater, but I do confess to sometimes being a perfectionist. I like things a certain way. For example I like water before I go to bed every night in my favorite plastic pink glass, I like my iced teas in a special glass as well and I won't eat a homemade grilled cheese sandwich unless it is cut into four triangles. It's all psychological, I know that a grilled cheese doesn't taste different if it is cut into squares or triangles or not cut at all but I like it cut into triangles. I'll have to ask DearSugar if this is considered obsessive compulsive behavior... Also, I'm wondering if maybe I'm not alone, so reader, how do you cut your grilled cheese sandwiches?

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ALSW ALSW 8 years
Thanks to this post, I found out that my husband prefers them diagonally! I guess it's whatever was done in your childhood.
rawkphish rawkphish 8 years
2 triangles with the crust off, thank you very much!
wendybird33 wendybird33 8 years
Another grilled sandwich post!!! YUM ~wendybird33~
gigglesss gigglesss 8 years
2 triangles or i sometimes just wont eat it.haha weird i know..
celebrity_soup celebrity_soup 8 years
always in 2 triangles, thats just how it is!
amandasunly amandasunly 8 years
Wow just a grilled cheese sandwich recipe led to massive discussions! Whee. I like it diagonal!
OChottie OChottie 8 years
I don't care how you slice it, but the cheese must be gooey and the bread crispy. Dammit now I want a grilled cheese :DROOL:
GeikoSera GeikoSera 8 years
HAS to be diagonal!
SU3 SU3 8 years
I cute mine right down the center :)
amandaaa amandaaa 8 years
i don't really eat grilled cheese sandwiches. haven't had one in a long time...the only time i'd have one now is on light white bread and fat-free american singles!! but i cut them diagonally. that's how ya do it.
tvjunkie45 tvjunkie45 8 years
As long as there is cheese, ketchup and pickles on the side I'm a happy camper.
ZergGirl ZergGirl 8 years
2 just seems the best to me 'cause it slows me down. Otherwise, I'd gobble it up in about 10 seconds flat!!! Melted cheese and buttery crispy bread mmmmmmmmmmm so hungry now
mochachino mochachino 8 years
When in doubt DANCE!!! You bet my daughter that is pretty much the only way she will eat any of her sandwiches
Tech Tech 8 years
You know what I want? A fun cookie cutter that's almost the size of a slice of bread. How much fun would it be make a dazzling grilled cheese and cut it in a fun shape. I am going to do that for my kids someday...when I have them and have perfected a grilled cheese of course.
mochachino mochachino 8 years
When in doubt DANCE!!! I sometimes get a metal cookie cutter and make the fun little ahapes as close to the crust as possible because sometimes i don't want crust and I have a whimsical shape to cheer up my plate. it gets a little gooey but it is still kinda fun!
Thehills101 Thehills101 8 years
corner to corner but for my daughter I remove the crust and cut it into triangles ♥јεήή♥
PrissyLilBadAss PrissyLilBadAss 8 years
I cut mine into truncated dodecahedrons. Just kidding. I cut diagnol, and then like abbyk, I rip off pieces. And of course the pieces get dunked in tomato soup. Yum yum yum! "Party like a rock star, pound like a porn star, play like an all star!"
abbyk abbyk 8 years
i just rip off pieces. mmmm i love grilled cheese, maybe i'll have that for dinner...
haze1nut haze1nut 8 years
LOTS OF KETCHUP!!!!!!!!!!!! :D best way. that or make it with a good slather of butter. so bad but so good
SeptemberLights SeptemberLights 8 years
I cut mine in two triangles...better for dipping into soup that way!
Luxury-Diva Luxury-Diva 8 years
Girl You Betta Shut Up!! I can't eat em unless they are cut in Triangles either!! Party Sugar, U go girl!
wynter wynter 8 years
I don't cut mine, but I cut my kids' into four triangles.
calibabi calibabi 8 years
my mom always cut them in half diagonally, so that's how i eat mine. although sometimes i just don't cut them at all.
vmruby vmruby 8 years
Across diagonally.I love grilled cheese sandwiches......
LaLaLaurie06 LaLaLaurie06 8 years
I usually don't even cut the sandwich. I just eat. I love melted cheese.
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