Making a Monte Cristo Sandwich

Monte Cristo is a mix between French toast and a ham and cheese sandwich. If you prefer it without the French toast like step you can do that too. There are recipe directions for both methods.

Christian's Monte Cristo Sandwich

by Christian (CO)

Ingredients:
2 slices of bread
1-2 slices of turkey
1-2 slices of ham
1-2 slices of Swiss cheese
mustard for spreading, if desired
Dust with powdered sugar, if desired
Dip in raspberry jelly or maple syrup, optional

First Method:
First, heat up a toastmaster. Then, assemble the turkey and and cheese on the slices of bread. Add mustard if desired.
Next, put the sandwich into the toastmaster. Cook until the light turns green. Dust with powdered sugar if desired
Second Method:
Take your prepared sandwich above and continue with these directions:
1 egg
1/4 Cup milk
1 Tablespoon butter for frying

Beat together your egg and milk in a large bowl or pie plate. (large enough for your sandwich to sit
 in) Heat up a small skillet with butter. Meanwhile dip your sandwich in the egg batter and turn to coat both sides. Place in the melted butter in your skillet. Cook until golden brown on both sides.
Dust with powdered sugar if desired. Serve with jelly or maple syrup.

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