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The Irresistible Monte Cristo Sandwich

Waffle Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe

Who doesn't love a good Monte Cristo? If you've never experienced this sandwich its a delicious and indulgent treat that's perfect for anyone looking for a satisfying meal. The Monte Cristo sandwich is unique! It's a bit of a mash-up between a sandwich and a French toast, and it's definitely not your average ham and cheese.

Background on the Monte Cristo Sandwich

The Monte Cristo sandwich has its origins in the United States. Although its exact origins are debated (like almost everything food related!), it is generally believed to have been invented in the 1930s or 1940s, possibly in Southern California. The Monte Cristo sandwich has since become a staple at many diners and restaurants throughout the country, and is enjoyed by sandwich lovers of all ages.

What is a Monte Cristo Sandwich?

The Monte Cristo sandwich is a classic sandwich that's typically made with ham, turkey, and cheese sandwiched between two slices of bread, which is then dipped in an egg batter and fried until golden brown. Some people also like to add a little bit of mustard or mayonnaise

for extra flavor. It's then usually served with a dusting of powdered sugar and a side of jam for dipping. The combination of sweet and savory flavors is what really sets this sandwich apart, and it's a must-try for anyone who loves a good sandwich!

Re-Imagining the Monte Cristo Sandwich

We wanted to re-invent this diner favorite using homemade waffles instead of bread with a side of homemade strawberry dipping sauce! Check out our step-by-step video for creating this delicious sweet and savory anytime meal!

This sandwich is a great option for a casual meal or a quick lunch. It's easy to make, and it's sure to satisfy any craving for something savory and delicious. So why not give this re-imagined Monte Cristo sandwich a try?

Full recipe here video instructions below ⤵️



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