Grilled Cheese Bites for the perfect afterschool #snack

After School Snack Grilled Cheese Bites

Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 12 mini grilled cheese bites


  • 1 Package Crescent Roll Sheet Dough
  • 2 Oz Processed American Cheese we used Velveeta, sliced into squares
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter melted
  • 2 Cups Panko Bread Crumbs


  • Heat the oven to 400 degrees.
  • Place a piece of parchment paper or silpat on a baking sheet.
  • Place the butter in one bowl and the bread crumbs in another.
  • Roll out the crescent roll dough on the parchment paper and slice into 2" squares.
  • Place a piece of cheese on every other square.
  • Place an empty piece of dough on top of the cheese and carefully seal the edges.
  • Roll the sandwiches in melted butter and then in the panko bread crumbs.
  • Place them back o the pan.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes or until golden and melty.
  • Cool for a moment before serving. See note*


The cheese will escape if you don't press the edges shut well. Cut the cheese a little smaller than the dough so you have room to seal the edges.
Nutrition Facts
After School Snack Grilled Cheese Bites
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 167
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 8.1mg3%
Carbohydrates 24.9g8%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 0.4g0%
Protein 4.3g9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.