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Breakfast Ham Monte Cristo

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Total Time:
20 mins
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Skill Level:
Intermediate
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Servings:
2 Servings

A little sweet, a little savory, and a whole lot of delicious. This simple Parisian-inspired breakfast classic is crafted with our mouthwate View More expand_more

A little sweet, a little savory, and a whole lot of delicious. This simple Parisian-inspired breakfast classic is crafted with our mouthwatering Eckrich ham off the bone, dipped in delectable savory custard and pan-fried to perfection. The Ham Monte Cristo Sandwich is an easy way to bring a little ‘bon appétit’ to breakfast.

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Breakfast Ham Monte Cristo
alarm
Total Time:
20 mins
school
Skill Level:
Intermediate
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Servings:
2 Servings

Ingredients


  • 1/2 lb. Eckrick Ham Off the Bone, sliced1/2 lb.
  • 2 Large eggs2
  • 2 Tbsp. Whole milk2 Tbsp.
  • 1/2 Tsp. Vanilla extract1/2 Tsp.
  • 4 slice(s) Thick white bread4 slice(s)
  • 4 slice(s) Swiss cheese4 slice(s)
  • 2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard - optional2 Tbsp.
  • 2 Tbsp. Mayonnaise - optional2 Tbsp.
  • 2 Tbsp. Fruit preserves, optional2 Tbsp.
  • Butter
  • Powdered sugar
  • Maple syrup

Instructions


  1. BEAT together the eggs, milk, and vanilla in a medium bowl and set aside.

  2. ASSEMBLE 2 sandwiches with the Eckrich® ham, Swiss cheese, bread, mustard, mayo, and preserves.

  3. DIP the assembled sandwiches in the egg mixture to coat.

  4. COOK the sandwiches over medium-high heat in a large skillet with butter.

  5. REMOVE the sandwiches once golden brown and cheese has melted and dust with powdered sugar.

  6. SERVE with maple syrup.

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Ingredients


  • 1/2 lb. Eckrick Ham Off the Bone, sliced1/2 lb.
  • 2 Large eggs2
  • 2 Tbsp. Whole milk2 Tbsp.
  • 1/2 Tsp. Vanilla extract1/2 Tsp.
  • 4 slice(s) Thick white bread4 slice(s)
  • 4 slice(s) Swiss cheese4 slice(s)
  • 2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard - optional2 Tbsp.
  • 2 Tbsp. Mayonnaise - optional2 Tbsp.
  • 2 Tbsp. Fruit preserves, optional2 Tbsp.
  • Butter
  • Powdered sugar
  • Maple syrup

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