Monte Cristo Sandwiches


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

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
4 servings


  • 3 eggs, beaten

  • 1 ½ cups milk

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg

  • 8 slices French bread

  • 8 ounces honey ham, chopped

  • 8 ounces smoked turkey breast, chopped

  • 12 slices Swiss cheese


  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.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

696 Calories
33g Fat
43g Carbs
56g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 696
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 33g 42%
Saturated Fat 19g 93%
Cholesterol 278mg 93%
Sodium 1585mg 69%
Total Carbohydrate 43g 16%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Total Sugars 11g
Protein 56g
Vitamin C 0mg 2%
Calcium 829mg 64%
Iron 4mg 19%
Potassium 476mg 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.