Monte Christo Sandwiches. Aaron McCargo
Big Daddy's House
Recipe courtesy of Aaron McCargo Jr.

Monte Christo Sandwiches

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 40 min
  • Prep: 20 min
  • Cook: 20 min
  • Yield: 4 sandwiches



Cranberry Syrup:


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together eggs, cream, vanilla, sugar, cinnamon, and salt and set aside.
  3. Lay the 8 slices of bread out on a flat surface. Lay 1 slice of cheese on each slice of bread. Then on 4 slices of the bread lay 1 slice of ham. On the other 4 slices lay 1 slice of turkey. Top all 8 slices with 1 slice of Swiss. Make 4 sandwiches and coat with egg mixture.
  4. *Cook's Note: You may add more Swiss, turkey or ham, if desired
  5. In a large skillet over medium-heat melt the butter.
  6. Add the sandwiches to the pan and cook until golden brown, about 3 minutes on each side.
  7. Remove the sandwiches to a sheet pan and place in the oven. Bake until the cheese has melted and the sandwiches are warm throughout, about 5 minutes.
  1. In a large bowl, whisk all of the ingredients together until smooth.
  2. Cut the sandwiches into quarters and serve with the cranberry syrup.