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    April is National Grilled Cheese Month – a holiday undoubtedly worth celebrating. Here are 12 of Chicago's best mouthwatering masterpieces oozing with cheesy goodness to bite into:

    1. Truffled Grilled Cheese with irish cheddar, taleggio, raclette and black truffle
    Bangers & Lace
    Wicker Park | 1670 W. Division St.
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    2. The “Wolff” Grilled Cheese with double smoked bacon and fresh jalepenos on brioche bread
    Scout Waterhouse and Kitchen
    South Loop | 1301 S. Wabash Ave.

    thescoutchicago.com

     

     

     

    3. Open-Faced Grilled Cheese with butterkase, cheddar, squash puree, fried eggs and brioche
    Fountainhead
    Ravenswood | 1970 W. Montrose Ave.
    fountainheadchicago.com

     

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    4. Gouda and Montamore Grilled Cheese with pork guanciale and smoked tomato
    Little Goat Diner
    West Loop | 820 W. Randolph St.
    littlegoatchicago.com 

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    5. The 16-inch Clydesdale grilled cheese served with savory tomato basil dip
    The Pony
    Lakeview | 1638 W. Belmont Ave.
    theponychicago.com

     

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    6. “PB & J” Grilled Cheese with pear, brie cheese and blueberry jam on whole grain bread
    South Water Kitchen
    The Loop | 225 N. Wabash Ave.
    southwaterkitchen.com

     

    7. Pimento Cheese Grilled Cheese with chow chow on toasted rye bread
    Big Jones
    Andersonville | 5347 N. Clark St.
    bigjoneschicago.com

     

     

    8. Fig & Arugala Grilled Cheese
    Blue Door Farm Stand
    Lincoln Park | 843 W. Armitage Ave.
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    9. CB & J Grilled Cheese pan-fried with cashew butter, fig jam and raclette cheese on sourdough
    Hopleaf
    Uptown | 5148 N. Clark St.
    hopleaf.com

     

    10. Roasted Portabella Brie and Swiss Mushroom Melt with house-made kraut, caramelized onion and dijonnaise on house-made cornmeal country bread
    Southport Grocery & Cafe
    Lakeview | 3552 N. Southport Ave.
    southportgrocery.com

     

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    11. The Stockin' Stuffer at Cheesie’s Pub & Grub
    Lakeview | 958 W. Belmont Ave.
    cheesieschicago.com

     

    12. Classic Grilled Cheese and Tomato
    Glenn’s Diner
    Ravenswood | 1820 W. Montrose Ave.
    glennsdiner.com

     

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