Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe

Copycat Disneyland’s Monte Cristo Sandwiches! Yummy swiss cheese, turkey, ham on white bread, fried & topped with powdered sugar!

Course Main Course
Cuisine French
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6 sandwiches
Calories 445 kcal
Author Lil' Luna


  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 1/3 cups water
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 6 Swiss cheese slices
  • 6 Turkey slices
  • 6 Ham slices
  • 12 white bread slices
  • vegetable oil
  • powdered sugar


  1. To make batter, sift together flour, baking powder and salt. In separate bowl, mix water and egg. Add egg mixture to flour mixture and blend thoroughly.

  2. Make sandwiches, placing 1 slice of cheese between 1 slice of turkey and 1 slice of ham. Cut sandwiches in half and put in a toothpick to hold the sandwich together.

  3. Dip in batter and fry in 360 degree oil until golden.

  4. Drain on paper towels. Remove toothpick and sprinkle with powdered sugar.

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Nutrition Facts
Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 445 Calories from Fat 135
% Daily Value*
Fat 15g23%
Saturated Fat 7g44%
Cholesterol 76mg25%
Sodium 864mg38%
Potassium 469mg13%
Carbohydrates 51g17%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 24g48%
Vitamin A 270IU5%
Calcium 449mg45%
Iron 3.9mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.