Turkey Jack Appetizers (Mini Monte Cristos)

Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 0 mins

These are sooo delicious. This is my version of a monte cristo sandwich. Although this is touted as an appetizer, we make this a meal!! I also use strawberry jam or blackberry preserves in place of the raspberry preserves.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Evenly divide the ham, turkey and jack cheese among 8 slices of bread.
  2. Top with remaining 8 slices of bread, making 8 sandwiches.
  3. Cut each sandwiches into four squares or triangles.
  4. In a shallow dish combine eggs, milk and flour. Beat well.
  5. Heat oil to 375º in large skillet to about 1/2 inch depth.
  6. Fry sandwiches, a few at a time, about 1 minute each side, until golden brown.
  7. Drain on paper towels.
  8. Dust with powdered sugar and serve with sides of sour cream and preserves.
Most Helpful

These are wonderful. So easy and great taste. Thanks for sharing this recipe.

rowwdy728 September 01, 2015

Loved it! Only change I made was I used that thicker bread. (texas toast). Thanks for the recipe. I used maple syrup for dipping, instead of the preserves.

SiouxChef July 08, 2007