Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup


Embrace the ultimate comfort food duo with our Comfort in a Bite: Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup. This classic combination features a crispy, golden-brown grilled cheese sandwich with perfectly melted cheese, paired with a bowl of rich and creamy tomato soup. The soup, garnished with a swirl of cream and a sprig of basil, complements the crunchy, cheesy sandwich, making this meal a timeless favorite for all ages.

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes


  • Serves: 2
  • Serving Size: 1 sandwich and 1 bowl of soup

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 500 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 45g
  • Protein: 15g
  • Fat: 30g


  • Bread slices: 4
  • Cheddar cheese, sliced: 100 grams (4 slices)
  • Tomato soup: 500 ml (2 cups)
  • Butter: 30 grams (2 tablespoons)
  • Cream: for garnish
  • Fresh basil: for garnish

Method of Preparation

  1. Butter one side of each bread slice.
  2. Place cheese slices between two slices of bread, with the buttered sides facing out.
  3. Heat a pan over medium heat and grill the sandwich until golden brown on both sides.
  4. Warm the tomato soup in a separate pot.
  5. Pour the soup into bowls, garnish with a swirl of cream and a basil sprig.
  6. Serve the grilled cheese sandwich alongside the soup.

Culinary Tips

  • Try different types of cheese like Swiss or Gouda for variety.
  • Add a pinch of dried herbs to the tomato soup for added flavor.


Can I make the tomato soup from scratch?

Yes, homemade tomato soup can be made with fresh tomatoes, onions, and garlic.

How can I store leftovers?

Refrigerate the soup in an airtight container. Sandwiches are best eaten fresh.

Can I add extras to the grilled cheese?

Definitely, consider adding ham, tomato slices, or avocado.

Our Comfort in a Bite: Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup is a warm embrace on a plate, offering a perfect balance of creamy, tangy, and cheesy flavors. Whether it's a rainy day, a cozy night in, or simply a moment of craving, this meal is sure to comfort and satisfy. Here's to the simple joys of delicious food! 🧀🍅🥣