Turkey Cranberry Monte Cristo

Turkey Cranberry Monte Cristo

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Angela Pietrantonio


Great sandwich for after turkey day!

Recipe Source~ pauladeen.com


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10 Min
10 Min


  • 8 slice
    bread (potato bread, challah, or any other soft bread)
  • 1 c
    fontina cheese, grated
  • 8 slice
    cooked turkey breast
  • 1/2 c
    whole cranberry sauce
  • 1 c
    baby arugula leaves
  • 3
  • 1/3 c
  • ·
    pinch nutmeg
  • 2 Tbsp

How to Make Turkey Cranberry Monte Cristo


  1. Lay the 4 slices of the bread out on a cutting board.

    On each slice, place 2 tablespoons of the fontina, followed by 2 slices of the turkey, and 2 tablespoons of the cranberry sauce.
  2. Equally divide the arugula leaves and place on next layer.

    Top with the remaining fontina and remaining bread slices.

    Press down ?rmly on sandwiches to seal in the ?lling.
  3. Press down ?rmly on sandwiches to seal in the ?lling.
  4. In a large skillet over medium heat, add the butter.

    Dip each sandwich into the egg mixture coating both sides.

    When butter is melted in skillet, add the sandwiches and cook until golden brown.

    Flip sandwich and repeat with other side, adding more butter if necessary.

    Remove from pan, drain on paper towels, and let sit for a few minutes.

    Cut in halves and serve.

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About Turkey Cranberry Monte Cristo

Course/Dish: Turkey
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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