Open Face Monte Cristo Sandwiches

READY IN: 18mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

We were visiting friends in Colorado and they served this for brunch. We absolutely flipped for these. I have made these on lazy weekends and my family really enjoys this.

Top Review by Shannon in VA

A lot like the real thing! Easy to make -- Hit with all the kids (oh, and the hubby).

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Whisk together first 4 ingredients in a shallow dish.
  2. Dip both sides of bread slices in egg mixture.
  3. Melt butter in a large skillet; add bread slices, and cook 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until golden brown.
  4. Spread 1 tablespoon strawberry jam on 1 side of each bread slice; top evenly with turkey, ham, and cheese.
  5. Place on baking sheet.
  6. Broil 5 inches from heat 2-3 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  7. Sprinkle powdered sugar, if desired.
  8. Serve immediately.

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