“I’m always thinking about pleasant ways to present contrast: hot/cold, crunchy/soft, sweet/sour/salty/savory,” Schroeder tells Business Insider of his inspiration for the dessert. “This particular sandwich was a riff on some personal favorite combinations: apple and cheddar, cinnamon and sugar.”


Step 1: Trim the bread crust.

Step 2: Spread one side of each slice with Apple Butter.

Step 3: Top one slice of bread with shredded aged cheddar and place the other slice, apple butter side down, on top.

Step 4: Brush the outside with melted butter.

Step 5: Sprinkle with cinnamon/sugar mixture.

Step 6: Place on pre-heated panini grill until golden brown.

Step 7: Remove and cut in quarters and place on serving platter.

Step 8: Top each quarter with a scoop of High Road Vanilla Fleur de Sel ice cream.

Step 9: Top with remaining sandwich quarter.

Step 10: Admire your masterpiece.