Monte Cristo Sandwiches

A tastier take on the classic ham and cheese, these Monte Cristo sandwiches are a flavorful treat that are perfect for lunch or a hearty afternoon snack.

Prep time: 5 minutes
Cook time:  8 minutes
Yield: 2 sandwiches


  • 2 tsp honey mustard
  • 2 tsp light mayonnaise
  • 4 slices light whole grain bread
  • 3 oz light sliced swiss cheese (about 4 slices – such as Alpine Lace)
  • 4 oz sliced ham (about 4 slices)
  • 2 eggs
  • Butter flavor cooking spray


Combine honey mustard and mayonnaise in a small bowl. Spread across one side of all 4 slices of bread. Top with one slice of cheese. Add ham to half the slices and sandwich with cheese/bread. 

Spray a nonstick skillet with cooking spray and heat over low to medium heat. Cook sandwiches for 4-5 minutes per side or until cheese is melted.