Monte Cristo

Monte Cristo

[mon-tee kris-toh]
noun
a sandwich containing slices of ham, chicken, and Swiss cheese, dipped in beaten egg and fried until brown.
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Main Entry:  Monte Cristo
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a sandwich of ham, turkey, and Swiss cheese between batter-dipped grilled or fried bread and served with jelly, mustard sauce, syrup, or powdered sugar; also written Monte Cristo sandwich
Example:  They made the Monte Cristo with apple butter and served it with maple syrup.
Usage:  cooking
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