Croque Monsieur

Makes: 4 servings. Prep: 5 minutes. grill: 6 minutes. Broil: 2 minutes.
Makes 4
Prep 5 m
Grill 6 m
Broil 2 m



  1. 1 of 7 In a small bowl, stir together 1 tablespoon of the mayonnaise and the mustard. Spread evenly over 4 slices of bread. Arrange a slice of ham and a slice of Gruyere on each piece of bread.
  2. 2 of 7 Put the remaining 4 slices of bread on top of the sandwiches. Brush the outside of both slices of bread with the melted butter.
  3. 3 of 7 Heat an indoor grill or heat a nonstick grill pan over medium-high heat.
  4. 4 of 7 Grill for 2 to 3 minutes on each side or until the bread is lightly browned on both sides and there are nice-looking grill marks on the bread. Using a large spatula, transfer the sandwiches to a broiling tray or cookie sheet.
  5. 5 of 7 Heat the broiler.
  6. 6 of 7 Spread the top of the sandwiches with the remaining tablespoon mayonnaise and top with the 4 remaining slices Gruyere, being sure to cover the bread crusts.
  7. 7 of 7 Broil, cheese side up, for 1 to 2 minutes until bubbly and golden brown. Serve hot.
Nutrition Information for Croque Monsieur
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Per Serving: 0 g fiber, 470 kcal cal., 760 mg sodium, 15 g sat. fat, 74 mg chol., 32 g Fat, total, 32 g carb., 21 g pro.