Croque Monsieur

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Very easy

6 minutes

Prep time

10 minutes

Cook time

1016 cal.

Per serving


Oven, Baking dish


Crème fraîche
Parmesan (grated)
Gruyère cheese

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 450°F. Shred the Gruyère cheese, reserving half for later. In a small bowl, mix together the crème fraîche, grated parmesan, salt, pepper & half the Gruyère.

White bread (sliced)
Butter (unsalted)

Step 2

Butter the bread slices on one side.

Butter (unsalted)

Step 3

Grease a baking dish.

White bread (sliced)

Step 4

Lay half the bread slices in the baking dish, butter-side up.

Ham (deli slices)
Gruyère cheese

Step 5

Tear the slices of ham in half. Arrange half the ham over the buttered bread. Sprinkle with the remaining shredded Gruyère. Top with the rest of the ham.

White bread (sliced)
Parmesan (grated)
Crème fraîche
Gruyère cheese

Step 6

Close the sandwiches with slices of bread, butter-side down. Generously spread the creamy cheese mixture over top the sandwiches.

Step 7

Bake in the oven for 5-10 min at 450°F, or until golden brown & melty.

Spring mix lettuce

Step 8

Serve with a bed of salad greens dressed to your liking. Bon appétit!

Personal notes

Add your own flavor!

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Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy1016 cal.
Fat75 g
Carbohydrates41 g
Protein42 g
Fiber4 g

Values are based on an average estimate for one serving. All nutrition information presented on Jow is intended for informational purposes only. If you have any concerns or questions about your health, please consult with a health-care professional.

On average, one serving of the recipe "Croque Monsieur" contains 1016 Energy, 75 g of Fat, 41 g of Carbohydrates, 42 g of Protein, 4 g of Fiber.

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