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Grilled Monte Cristos

grilled monte cristos
  • (1 Tbsp.) Dijon mustard
  • (4 slices) whole wheat bread
  • (2 slices) reduced-fat Swiss cheese
  • (4 slices) deli turkey
  • (1/2 cup) egg substitute
  • (1/2 cup) fat-free milk
  • (1 tsp.) confectioners' sugar
  • (2 Tbsp.) apple butter

Grilled Monte Cristos

Dijon turkey and swiss sandwiches coated in egg and grilled until crispy.

Preparation Time
About 10 minutes
Cook Time
About 5 minutes


  1. 1Spray a griddle with cooking spray and preheat.
  2. 2Top each slice of bread with mustard. Top two slices evenly with cheese and turkey, sandwich together. Whisk together egg substitute and milk in a shallow dish. Coat both sides with egg mixture, place in skillet.

  3. 3Cook 2-3 minutes, flip and cook another 1-2 minutes, until golden brown and toasted.
  4. 4Serve sandwiches with confectioners sugar over top and apple butter on the side. Enjoy!

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 sandwich

Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories 332
  • Total Fat 7 g
  • Total Carbohydrate 38 g
  • Protein 31 g
  • Cholesterol 31 mg
  • Sodium 1007 mg
  • Fiber 4 g

Additional Information

Recipe Category: Lunch

Recipe Subcategory: Sandwiches and Burgers

Recipe Ethnicity: N/A

Dietetic Info:
  • Glycemic Index:
  • Gluten Free: No

Vegetarian/Allergen Info: Contains Poultry, Eggs, Dairy

NOTE: Glycemic Index Scale: Low=0-55, Medium=56-69, High=70 or greater.