The Ultimate Croque Monsieur - Baked French Bistro Sandwich

  • Ingredients 17 Count
  • Nutrition 900 Calories
  • Directions 40 Minutes

4 servings

Ingredients

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  • 2 tbsps unsalted butter
  • 1 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 3 tbsps white onion (finely chopped)
  • 2 tbsps all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup cream (hot half-and-half)
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 2 tsps pastis
  • 8 ozs gruyere cheese (grated, divided use)
  • 1/3 cup fromage blanc (or 1/3 cup mascarpone cheese)
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 8 slices french bread (country, crusts removed)
  • 4 tsps dijon mustard
  • 6 ozs ham (applewood-smoked, thinly sliced)
  • fresh thyme (sprig, for garnish)
  • 4 tart (little french cornichons, for garnish)

Directions

BPrep Time5 min

BTotal Time40 min

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Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 900 Calories from Fat 400
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 44g 68%
Saturated Fat 24g 120%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol 145mg 48%
Sodium 1850mg 77%
Potassium 460mg 13%
Total Carbohydrate 81g 27%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 5g
Protein 45g
Vitamin A 25%
Vitamin C 10%
Calcium 80%
Iron 35%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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