Monte Cristo Sandwiches

Monte Cristo Sandwiches

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"These sandwiches are sort of french-toasty with a delicious filling of turkey, ham and Swiss cheese! Delicious!"
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Ingredients

25 m servings 695 cals
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Nutrition

  • Calories:
  • 695 kcal
  • 35%
  • Fat:
  • 32.5 g
  • 50%
  • Carbs:
  • 43g
  • 14%
  • Protein:
  • 56.3 g
  • 113%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 278 mg
  • 93%
  • Sodium:
  • 1585 mg
  • 63%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
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  1. In a large bowl, beat together eggs and milk. Stir in cinnamon and nutmeg.
  2. Heat a non-stick skillet to medium heat. Dip the bread slices in the egg mixture, place in the skillet and cook until lightly brown on both sides.
  3. Remove bread from skillet. Layer four slices of bread with a slice of Swiss cheese, ham, Swiss cheese, turkey and Swiss cheese again. Cover with remaining four bread slices. Return sandwiches to skillet; grill until cheese has melted and bread has browned. Serve hot.

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Most helpful positive review

A terrific sandwich, however, as written, I would have to have this for breakfast due to the nutmeg and cinnamon. Some people even sprinkle the sandwich with powdered sugar. I prefer this as a l...

Most helpful critical review

I THOUGHT THIS WAS JUST OKAY. I USED WHITE BREAD INSTEAD OF THE FRENCH BREAD. PLUS THERE WAS WAY TOO MUCH CHEESE ON THE SANDWICH.

A terrific sandwich, however, as written, I would have to have this for breakfast due to the nutmeg and cinnamon. Some people even sprinkle the sandwich with powdered sugar. I prefer this as a l...

these sandwiches were very good, but they might have been better with a different kind of bread... the french bread took a long time to cook & didn't cook very well on the inside. Other recipes...

MMMmmm an amazing Monte Cristo it did make, I got rave reviews with it from my breakfast guests!

I THOUGHT THIS WAS JUST OKAY. I USED WHITE BREAD INSTEAD OF THE FRENCH BREAD. PLUS THERE WAS WAY TOO MUCH CHEESE ON THE SANDWICH.

These were very good...I made them more like a grilled cheese sandwich after reading the reviews. I will definately be making again. Thanks for the post.

Made the recipe like it says. I didn't like the french toast part. Although I think that it might be better if it was made more like a grilled cheese sand. Just butter the bread and brown it ...

Very easy to make. Kids ages (2-4 yrs)loved them! Quick and easy and delicious even to the picky eater.

I tried this recipe but we all agreed there is something missing. Wasn't easy to make... messy. And the kids turned their noses at it. I ended up taking off the french toast and "rebreading" the...

i have fond memories of batter dipped & fried monte cristo sandwiches but like how this one has precooked bread. i used a soft but sturdy italian bread & more cinnamon & nutmeg then what was cal...