Scenes from The Big Cheesy, New York's Grilled Cheese Cookoff


This weekend, Openhouse brought back their grilled cheese cookoff, The Big Cheesy. There were some heavy-cheese-hitters lines up, namely (the returning champion of cheesiness) Melt Shop, Milk Truck, Lucy's Whey, Murray's Cheese Bar, Say Cheese, Sons of Essex, and 'wichcraft.

We scoped out the event to bring you a blow-by-blow roundup of what NYC's grilled cheese masters had to offer. Click through the slideshow to see!

The Winners

First: Melt Shop
Second: Say Cheese
Third: Sons of Essex

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