Monte Cristo Folds

READY IN: 35mins
Jaylee
Recipe by mailbelle

I love the classic Monte Cristo that Bennigan's serves with red raspberry preserves for dipping; but sadly, our Bennigan's recently closed. This is a variation from the 2002 Pillsbury Bake-Off using Grands buttermilk biscuits and baked instead of fried.

Top Review by Jaylee

These are great and every bit as tasty as the 'real thing!' I too was missing Bennigan's...decided to make these on a whim. Used deli meats and a chunk of Swiss all whizzed in the food processor. Even used store brand flaky biscuits and they turned out a treat. (And look pretty, too.) Thumbs up!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375°F In medium bowl, mix ham, turkey and cheese.
  2. Separate dough into 8 biscuits. Press or roll each to form 6 to 7-inch round. Place slightly less than 1/3 cup ham mixture on one side of each biscuit round. Fold dough over filling; press edges to seal. Place on ungreased cookie sheet.
  3. In small bowl, beat egg, milk, cinnamon and nutmeg. Brush over tops of filled biscuits.
  4. Bake 12 to 19 minutes or until golden brown. Sprinkle with powdered sugar. Serve with jam.

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