Kentucky Hot Brown

Kentucky Hot Brown Recipe

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julia wood

By
@jagwood4

This is THE Kentucky go-to recipe.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1 stick
butter
3 Tbsp
all purpose flour
2 c
milk
1 c
colby cheese
1/2 c
parmesan cheese
slice
shaved chicken, turkey, and/or ham, enough for 6 servings
12 slice
bacon
12 slice
tomatoes
paprika, tobasco to taste,
2
egg yolks

Step-By-Step

1In a 4-quart, heavy saucepan, melt butter. Mix in flour until mixture is smooth. Add milk in small amounts at a time; cook until sauce is thick. Add Tabasco sauce and Parmesan cheese. Remove from heat. Take out 1/2 cup sauce and add the two beaten egg yolks. Mix well and return to the remainder, stirring constantly. Add Colby and American cheeses. Remove from heat.
2Toast six slices of bread on both sides. Slice each piece in half and place on a heat-resistant plate. Layer with chicken or turkey, ham of your choice, sauce, tomato, and 2 slices of bacon. Top with paprika. Bake at 400 degrees for 10 to 15 minutes.

About Kentucky Hot Brown

Course/Dish: Turkey, Other Main Dishes, Pork