Recipes and Cooking Turkey-Apple Grilled Cheese Sandwiches We think grilled cheese could use an upgrade from just bread and cheese, don't you? To makeover this crowd-pleasing sandwich just a little, we added sweet onion, apple slices, turkey, and apple jelly to the cheesy filling in the center. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Published on October 4, 2019 Print Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Jason Donnelly Total Time: 25 mins Servings: 4 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients 1 medium sweet onion, such as Vidalia or Maui Maui, cut into thin wedges 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2 tablespoon apple jelly 8 slices country-style or whole grain bread 8 slices white cheddar or Gouda cheese 8 ounce deli-roasted turkey or chicken, sliced 1 medium Granny Smith apple, cored and thinly sliced 2 - 3 tablespoon butter, softened Directions In a large skillet cook onion in hot oil over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes or until very tender and beginning to brown. Remove onion to a small bowl; stir in apple jelly. If desired, snip onions into smaller pieces. Top half of the bread slices with 1 slice of cheese, turkey, apple slices, onion mixture, and remaining cheese slice.Top with the remaining bread slices. Spread top slices of bread with half of the butter. Heat an extra-large skillet over medium heat. Place sandwiches, buttered sides down, in skillet. Carefully spread unbuttered bread with the remaining butter. Cook 4 to 6 minutes or until cheese melts and bread browns, turning once. Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 562 Calories 28g Fat 43g Carbs 35g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 4 Calories 562 % Daily Value * Total Fat 28g 36% Saturated Fat 13g 65% Cholesterol 115mg 38% Sodium 585mg 25% Total Carbohydrate 43g 16% Total Sugars 17g Protein 35g Vitamin C 4.1mg 21% Calcium 384mg 30% Iron 2.3mg 13% Potassium 443mg 9% Fatty acids, total trans 1g Folate, total 76.3mcg Vitamin B-12 0.9mcg Vitamin B-6 0.7mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.