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poor man cordon bleu

Recipe by
Melissa Anderson
Everett, WA

Low cost Cordon Bleu

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For poor man cordon bleu

  • 16
    slice of deli turkey or chicken
  • 8
    slice of deli ham
  • 16
    slice swiss cheese
  • 1/2 c
  • 2 c
    dry bread crumbs, plain or flavored

How To Make poor man cordon bleu

  • 1
    For each turkey or chicken roll, lay out 2 turkey or chicken slices, overlapping ends by 2 to 3 inches. Add a ham slice, centered on turkey or chicken slices.
  • 2
    Place 2 cheese slices on top, with ends barely touching. Roll up, staring on one short side. repeat with remaining ingredients to make 8 rolls.
  • 3
    Dip rolls into water to dampen coat in bread crumbs, reserving 1/4 cup bread crumbs for topping. Place rolls seam-side down in a greased 13x9" baking pan. Sprinkle reserved crumbs on top. Bake, uncovered at 350F for 15-20 minutes, until lightly golden and cheese is melted. Serve 4