Friendship Challenge #2: Share a Recipe of your Favorite Dish


Staff member
Monte Cristo

  • white bread
  • Swiss Cheese
  • turkey slices
  • ham slices
  • flour
  • baking powder
  • kosher salt
  • egg
  • water
  • powdered sugar
  • blackberry jam

1. To make the batter, mix water, egg, salt & pepper in a medium sized bowl. Whisk in flour and baking powder. Chill.

2. To make sandwiches, layer bread with 3 layers of ham, turkey and cheese. Cut each of the 3 sandwiches in half diagonally.

3. Pour ½-1 inch of oil into the bottom of your pan, heat on medium (test temp by dropping a small drop of batter into the oil until it sizzles).

4. Dip each sandwich half into the batter. Place two sandwich triangles into the oil. (more if pan allows).

5. Flip each triangle when they begin to turn golden brown. Drain on a paper towel.

6. Sprinkle with powdered sugar and serve with a side of blackberry jam.