How to Make a Bacon and Cheese Toastie?

cheese and bacon toastieYou crave for a bacon and cheese toastie but you lack the knowledge of making one, you will find the answer in the steps discussed below.

Making a bacon and cheese toastie without a toastie maker


  • 2 slices of bread
  • A slice of cheese
  • Bacon slice
  • Butter or margarine.
  • Process:

    Heat a frying pan with a small amount of butter, then spread one side of each piece of bread. Place the buttered side of the slice of bread directly on the pan. Layer the cheese and bacon on top of the bread while it is frying. Leave it for a minute or so until the cheese has melted and the bread crust turned brown. Put the remaining slice of bread, the buttered side up, on top of your toppings then flip the toastie down. When it turns a golden brown color, remove it from the pan. It is ready.

    Making a bacon and cheese toastie with a toastie maker.


  • 2 slices of bread
  • Smoked bacon
  • Cheddar
  • Cheese
  • Butter
  • Things required:

  • A knife
  • Tongs
  • Cheese grater
  • plates
  • A sandwich toaster which you can find here
  • Method:

    • 1
      Preheat the grill to achieve the right temperature. Usually takes upto 4 minutes
    • 2
      Place the bread under the grill and make sure it gets heat all over it. Leave it there for five minutes for the toast to form an almost brown crust.
    • 3
      Remove the bread and put it on a plate. Take the bacon and place it in the grill as well.
    • 4
      As the bacon cooks, grate the cheese with the cheese grater to your desired amount.
    • 5
      Check the bacon in the grill. When they begin to curl using the tongs available, carefully turn the bacons and wait the same amount of time like six minutes for them to be equally cooked.
    • 6
      Remove the bacon from the grill and place them on a separate plate.
    • 7
      Take the toast into the grill and place the bacon on top of it. Sprinkle the grated cheese on the bacon and push it back under the grill. 2-3 minutes in the cooking, check whether the cheese has melted.
    • 8
      When the cheese melts, remove the toastie from under the grill and place it on a plate. Press the other piece of bread that was left on the plate on top of the toastie. You may want to cut the toastie in to a shape you like. Use a sharp knife to do this.

    There you have your bacon and cheese toastie.

    About the Author Harry Thompson

    Gaining a BSc Honours in building/ property maintenance at the University of Portsmouth Harry went into the field of renovating properties. Along the journey, he has developed a wide variety of home & garden DIY skills such as installing new kitchens and landscaping gardens.