Eggnog Monte Cristos

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This recipe is revised and added to from Book 3 of Kitchen Chatter. The one sent out to several of you- Just a little different you can pencil in if you like it's on page 93. Hope you like these new additions. But both versions are very good!
Recipe may sound complicated -but it's not really just a lot of explain' Lucy! hee-hee.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12 mini or 4 whole
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp
    honey mustard
  • 2 Tbsp
    mayonnaise*
  • 9 slice
    white sandwiches bread,crust removed*
  • 4 slice
    swiss cheese
  • 2 slice
    gouda cheese*
  • 6 slice
    leftover turkey or deli turkey
  • 6 slice
    leftover ham or deli smoked ham
  • 1/2 c
    eggnog*
  • 1 pinch
    each nutmeg and cinnamon
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 tsp
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • ·
    powdered sugar for dusting, if desired
  • ·
    cranberry sauce, for serving*

How to Make Eggnog Monte Cristos

Step-by-Step

  1. Note: all asterisks* are new to this recipe on page 93 of book #3 You ordered from me for 8 dollars.
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    Mix the mustard and mayonnaise in a small bowl . Lay out 3 slices of the crust-less bread. Brush each slice with some of the mixture.
    Top each slice with 1 slice each of the Swiss cheese, turkey, ham and 1/2 slice of gouda. Cover with another slice of bread and brush with mixture; top each sandwich with another slice each as above..Brush the remaining 3 bread slices with the mixture and place mustard side down on top of the sandwiches.
  2. Wrap each sandwich tightly with plastic wrap, to keep them compact.(squished) Chill in refrigerator at least 30 minutes and up to 6 hours.
  3. Whisk eggnog, nutmeg, vanilla,sugar,and cinnamon in a shallow dish or pie plate. Unwrap the sandwiches and dip in the eggnog mixture, turning to coat both sides throughly.
    Melt 1/2 the butter in a large nonstick skillet or electric skillet over medium heat. Add the sandwiches and cook until they are golden. 3-4 minutes. Add remaining butter, flip the sandwiches and brown until golden, about 3 more minutes.
    Cut sandwiches into quarters. Dust with powdered sugar and serve with heated cranberry sauce for dipping.

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About Eggnog Monte Cristos

Course/Dish: Chicken Turkey Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American



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