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French Toast Monte Cristo Sandwich Recipe

This French Toast Monte Cristo Sandwich recipe is prefect for brunch. Monte Cristo sandwiches are basically a  cross between grilled cheese and french toast, with ham added. Think of them as a french toast grilled ham and cheese. You can make a Monte Cristo sandwich with a variety of cheeses. This recipe uses Emmentaler cheese, but you can easily substitute ... Read More »

How to Bake Buzhenina

Serves: 10 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 3 hrs 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Buzhenina: One (8-10 lb) shank-end fresh ham, bone-in, rind removed and trimmed while leaving only a thin layer of fat intact ½ cup dark brown sugar ½ cup Dijon mustard 2 cups apple cider 2 cups light beer 2 bay leaves 3 whole cloves Kosher ... Read More »

How to Cook Denver Scramble

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Denver Scramble: 10 large eggs 2/3 cup cooked ham, medium diced ½ medium yellow onion, diced 1 medium red, green or yellow green bell pepper, cored, deseeded and diced ¼ cup milk 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded ½ tsp freshly ground black pepper 1 tsp kosher salt ... Read More »

How to Cook Bubble And Squeak

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Bubble And Squeak: ¼ cup cooked ham, diced 4 bacon slices, diced 3 large russet potatoes, cubed 1 small head cabbage, cored and chopped 1 zucchini, peeled and grated 1 small onion, diced Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste Cooking instructions for Bubble And Squeak: Toss ... Read More »

How to Make Seven Layer Pasta Salad

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Seven Layer Pasta Salad: 4 cups farfalle 2 avocados, peeled, stoned and diced 1 small head romaine lettuce, sliced 2 broccoli stalks, chopped into florets 2 tomatoes, diced ¼ cup fresh parsley, chopped ¼ cup + 1 tbsp fresh chives, chopped 8 oz yellow cheddar cheese, shredded ... Read More »

How to Cook Pork Kievs With Apple Sauce

Serves: 4 Preparation time: `1 hour Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Pork Kievs With Apple Sauce: 4 ( 6oz each) pork tenderloin fillets, trimmed For the stuffing: 4 Serrano ham slices 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tbso fresh chives, chopped Freshly squeezed out juice and zest of a lemon 4 Manchego cheese slices For the coating: 3 ½ ... Read More »

How to Make Serrano Ham Crostini

Yields: 30 crostini Preparation time: 2 hours Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Serrano Ham Crostini: 1 sourdough baguette, sliced diagonally into ½’’ slices and toasted 4 oz Serrano ham, thinly sliced ½ bunch fresh mint leaves 4 oz aged Manchego cheese, shaved ½ cup quince paste ½ cup extra virgin olive oil Cooking instructions for Serrano Ham Crostini: Fill ... Read More »

How to Cook Red Beans And Rice

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1 hour 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Red Beans And Rice: 2 ½ cups dried red kidney beans, washed 4 cups long-grained rice, cooked 1 ¾ lb smoked ham hocks, chopped into pieces 1 ½ lb smoked Andouille sausage 3 oz button mushrooms, sliced ½ oz dried porcini mushrooms 1 large onion, ... Read More »

How to Cook Manicotti

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 1 hour 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Manicotti: 1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup ricotta cheese ¾ cup Parmesan cheese, finely grated 4 oz mozzarella, chopped into ¼’’ cubes 1 can (28 oz) whole, peeled tomatoes, crushed and juice reserved 5 tbsp tomato paste 1 yellow onion, minced 2 garlic cloves, ... Read More »

How to Cook Chicken Serrano Ham Croquettes

Serves: 4 Preparation time: overnight Cooking time: 25 mins Ingredients needed to make Chicken Serrano Ham Croquettes: 2 oz Spanish air-dried ham, coarsely chopped 3 oz chicken breast, cooked 2 eggs, beaten 1 egg, hard boiled, peeled and finely chopped 7 oz white breadcrumbs 7 oz all purpose flour 18 fl oz whole milk 1 tsp salt 3 ½ oz butter ... Read More »