National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day is celebrated annually on April 12th. This day honours the gooey, crispy, and comforting classic sandwich loved by people of all ages. The origins of the grilled cheese sandwich can be traced back to ancient times, but it gained popularity in the United States during the 1920s. The simplicity of the ingredients – bread, butter, and cheese – combined with the ease of preparation has made it a beloved staple in households and restaurants across the country. On this day, many people celebrate by indulging in their favourite version of the grilled cheese sandwich, whether it’s a traditional cheddar and American cheese combo or a gourmet twist with artisanal bread and exotic cheese varieties. Numerous food establishments also join in the celebration by offering special discounts or promotions on their grilled cheese menu items.