Easy and Yummy! Monte Cristo Sandwich For Breakfast

Easy and Yummy!  Monte Cristo Sandwich For Breakfast

This is like a croque monsieur, but different!! It's a really easy French toast style Canadian sandwich!

Ingredients: 1 serving

Sliced bread
2 slices
Ham of your choice
Several slices
Melting cheese (I used cheddar)
To taste
Dried basil
A small amount
Salt and pepper
A small amount
For the egg mixture:
Beaten egg
3 tablespoons
A small amount
Black pepper
A small amount


1. Put as much ham and cheese on one of the bread slices as you like, sprinkle with salt, pepper and basil, and top with the other slice. The photo shows 2 servings.
2. Make the egg mixture. Cut the sandwich into easy to eat pieces, and dip each piece into the egg mixture.
3. Pan fry the sandwiches in a frying pan over medium heat until golden brown on both sides.
4. Garnish and serve.

Story Behind this Recipe

There's a variation of the Croque Monsieur in Canada called a Monte Cristo. I tried making it.