DC’s top-notch grilled cheese joint went a little overboard, but in a very good way — they’re now serving ice cream grilled cheese sandwiches for dessert. Initial skepticism gives way to supreme satisfaction after just one bite. The “ice cream” is actually constructed from cream cheese and has the texture of a semifreddo. Pictured is the cinnamon-apple version served on brioche French toast. Get them from 4 – 9pm.
Apparently there’s more to GCDC than grilled cheese. While the place has literally made its named off the ultimate in grilled and gooey goodness, DC’s go-to for GC insists there’s a chance for it to get even cheesier.
Why It’s Hot: Not to imply that cheese ever actually goes out of style, but it seems as if the beloved dairy product is having a moment. This newest homage to fromage slings gourmet grilled cheeses by day and transforms into a cheese/wine bar by night.