German Grilled Cheese and Crevettes Sandwich

Far beyond ordinary grilled cheese, these sandwiches have an inner layer of sauteed onions and crevettes (shrimp) and are panini-grilled.
Course Sandwiches
Keyword Crevette, grilled, Oktoberfest, Shrimp
Servings 1 sandwich


  • 2 slices German bread such as pretzel baguette or sunflower bread
  • 1-2 oz soft semi-ripened German cheese with green peppercorns (depending on size of bread)
  • 1 tbsp minced and sautéed white onion
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 4-10 crevettes or cocktail shrimp (depending on size of bread)


  • Place thin slices of cheese on both sides of bread. Thinly layer one side with sautéed onions and crevettes.
  • Fold together the two slices of bread with all ingredients sandwiched between. Brush outside with olive oil and place on panini press to grill. Cheese will melt quickly. Do not overheat.
Created exclusively for by renowned German Chef Hans Röckenwagner