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Ham & Cheese Monte Cristo Recipe

Image of Ham & Cheese Monte Cristo Recipe
  • Cook Time: 10 Minutes
  • Yield: 2 Servings
  • The sweet and savory filling, sharp cheddar and rich battered bread will make this everyone's favorite sandwich. Easy enough for lunch, yet special enough for a quick weeknight dinner.


  • 1 can Deviled Ham Spread
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
  • 1 tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 slice cheddar cheese
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 4 slice whole grain or thick white bread


  1. In medium bowl combine deviled ham spread, maple syrup and mustard.
  2. Spread 2 slices of bread with half of deviled ham mixture. Top with cheese slices and remaining bread.
  3. In shallow bowl, combine egg, milk, salt and pepper.
  4. In large skillet, melt butter over low heat.
  5. Dip sandwiches in the egg mixture, turning to coat each side. Place in skillet and cook 8 minutes or until golden brown, turning once.