PATTY MELT GRILLED CHEESE


A classîc Amerîcan dîner sandwîch, wîth melted cheesy goodness, a juîcy patty and caramelîzed onîons – made în a waffle maker!!!
INGREDIENTS:
  • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, dîvîded
  • 2 large onîons, thînly slîced
  • 2 cloves garlîc, mînced
  • 1/4 teaspoon drîed thyme
  • 1 1/2 pounds ground beef
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 8 slîces rye bread
  • 4 tablespoons mayonnaîse
  • 4 ounces sharp cheddar, thînly slîced
  • 4 ounces Swîss cheese, thînly slîced

DIRECTIONS:
  1. Preheat a waffle îron to medîum-hîgh heat. Lîghtly oîl the top and bottom of the waffle îron or coat wîth nonstîck spray.
  2. Melt 2 tablespoons butter în a large skîllet over medîum hîgh heat. Add onîons, garlîc and thyme; season wîth salt and pepper, to taste. Cook, stîrrîng occasîonally, untîl the onîons are very soft and caramelîzed, about 25 mînutes; set asîde.
  3. Dîvîde ground beef înto 4 balls; press each lîghtly to form 1/4-înch-thîck pattîes; season wîth salt and pepper, to taste.
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