Let’s be real – cheese is the best food ever. Yes, even better than bacon. Grilled cheese sandwiches and instant mac & cheese got you through childhood and college, and it’ll get you through the rest of life because you just can’t go wrong with cheese. Here are a few recipes that every cheese lover should try, because cheese is bae. Who needs love when you have hot, melty, stringy goodness in and around your mouth?
These buns of deliciousness are best served with a good ol’ mug of Brazilian coffee.
This beats Panera’a bread bowl any day.
A college kid’s two dining stables combined. Sheer perfection.
This grilled cheese French onion soup hybrid beats both of the originals.
Easy breakfast idea for mornings when you can barely get out of bed.
You’ll never need Easy Mac again.
How do you amp up your grilled cheese? Wrap it in more cheese.
Like Cheez-Its for sophisticated adults.
Amp up your breakfast game while getting rid of leftovers. 2 in 1.
This is what adults eat.
Burratta. That is all.
Who can go wrong with a little guac and bacon?
These oozing balls of cheese, bacon, and mashed potatoes will make your heart stop beating (like, literally).
Somewhat savory, somewhat sweet. All parts delectable.
15. Cheese Fondue
You can dunk anything in this cheese fondue and make it better (bread, tomatoes, mushrooms, and even ramen).
Pop it in the oven and grab some crackers for this perfect party snack.
17. Rotini Bake
Carbs on carbs on cheese. Any girl’s dream.
18. Three Egg Omelet
An easy and healthy kickstart to your day.
Look at the honey oozing off the plate. Yes.
If you’re not sure whether you’re craving pizza or macaroni and cheese, compromise by making this heaven in a bowl.
Overachievers, you can even make your own pie crust.
Take your grilled cheese up a notch by stuffing it with extra cheese… and pasta.
Savory, crunchy, decadent comfort food all from the comfort of your dorm.
This creamy, savory soup is perfect for all you cheese lovers.
Cheese + chocolate is a match made in heaven.
Healthier Taco Bell, and just as easy.
27. Salad In A Jar
Add some cheese – or lots. Or just eat cheese out of a jar. That’s probably the best solution.
Look at all that color and those grooves on the bread. Mmmmmm.
You can eat cheese for dessert, too.
Childhood favorite meets classy adult dining.
Have no fear – cannolis can be made from dorm room kitchens with just 6 simple ingredients. Yasss.
32. Parmesan Ramen
Ramen is my favorite type of men.
Meet the savory side of the pastry: the cheese scone.
Look at that stretchy cheese and those golden brown, cheese-encrusted noodles. Dayum.
Did I mention that this was a one-pot recipe?
36. Huevos Rancheros
A quick, easy brunch idea. Class it up with some fine silverware.
2-ingredient and just as easy as ramen.
Wontons? More like, “I want a ton of these.”
Your inner child lives on. Make it with Kraft Singles for bonus points.
40. Burrito Bowl
Don’t skip the cheese.
41. Ruby Wrap
Portable, easy to eat wraps get better with cheese.
This party dip turns into a party in your mouth in this sandwich.
43. Shrimp Nachos
Shrimp is the secret ingredient to the best nachos ever.
44. The Pizza-nini
A single serving of pizza deliciousness for when you’re too lazy to leave your dorm.
Stuff ’em in your face until you’ve got empa-NADA.
Step it up with a lil’ sriracha mayo.
Arugula isn’t just for salad anymore.
48. Chili Mac
Serve up your mac with a Tex Mex twist.
Rice cookers aren’t just for rice anymore. This recipe is getting jalapeño business (in a good way).
50. Pizza Rolls
If you’re feeling lazy, you can also make these in big batches and freeze ’em, then microwave them late night. Can you say drunchie?
It’s better than any wedding ring.
Basically Bananas Foster, but easier and cheaper.
Feel free to swap out the ingredients to make it suitable for vegetarians or bacon lovers.
A healthier mac & cheese alternative.
A new take on ‘zza.
Surprise guests with with your magnificent, newly-acquired cooking skills and make them wonder how you made this deliciousness (Hint: it’s mostly the cheese hidden in the bread and pre-made biscuits).
57. Homemade Cheese
What better way to eat cheese than by itself? For all the vegans out there, you can make this cheese with whatever type of milk you choose (though cow’s milk is strongly recommended).