With all the spectacular food in this world, why waste a day on date-nut bread? That’s right, September 8th, your national food holiday is lame! Not the case with this glorious April 12th, National Grilled Cheese Day. We’ve rounded up grilled cheese recipes and techniques, grilled cheese-centric interviews and odes, and a few of our craziest finds to inspire you. Obtain bread and cheese. Lots of cheese. Lots of butter, too. Then it’s up to you to decide what a grilled cheese sandwich means to you.  

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