The Leaning Tower of Cheese


  • 16 hot dog buns, sliced in half with tops trimmed off
  • 8 ounces cheddar cheese, cut in thin slices
  • 8 ounces mozzarella cheese, cut in thin slices
  • 5 plum tomatoes, sliced in thin rounds
  • 6 tablespoons butter, softened


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Place 2 pieces cheddar cheese, 2 tomatoes and 2 slices mozzarella cheese on the bread.
  3. Place on the top on and brush the top with melted butter.
  4. Heat 3 tablespoons of butter over medium heat.
  5. Once heated, place the grilled cheese, with the butter brushed side up, in the pan and allow to cook about 4 minutes until the bread is golden and toasted.
  6. Turn the bread and fry on the other side until toasted, about 4 minutes.
  7. Place the sandwiches on a baking pan and place in the oven for 5 minutes.
  8. Remove from oven and slice in half on a diagonal.
  9. Use a skewer and place 4 halves on the skewer.