Monte Cristo Sandwiches

Monte Cristo Sandwiches

8 slices thinly sliced Schad's ham, about 8 ounces
4 slices Swiss cheese, about 4 ounces
8 1/2-inch thick slices bread
4 eggs
1/3 cup milk
3 tablespoons butter
1 tablespoon confectioners' sugar for dusting


1. For each sandwich, place about 2 slices ham and 1 slice Swiss cheese between 2 slices of bread.

2. In a mixing bowl whisk together the eggs and milk.

3.Dip sandwiches in the egg mixture, turning carefully, until well coated and all of the mixture is absorbed.

4.Melt butter in a large skillet or on griddle. When skillet is hot and butter is bubbly, place sandwiches in skillet and cook slowly for 8-10 minutes; turn and continue cooking until cheese is melted and both sides are golden brown. Dust with confectioners' sugar just before serving.

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