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Croque Madame Sandwiches

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Recipe photo courtesy of Con Poulos

Your typical grilled cheese just got a tres chic update thanks to the addition of ham, nutty gruyere, and a fried egg.

Source: Everyday Food, May 2011
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  • livinginfrance
    20 JUL, 2011
    My mom used to make a quicker and easier version of this sandwich with an egg. Simply put the ham and cheese between the bread, no need to butter. Dip the sandwich in to a beaten egg (you can add herbs if you want) and cook in a non stick pan or grilled cheese machine (or whatever they're called!)
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  • MWetzel
    9 MAY, 2011
    This is a good one. Kids can do this for their Mothers and Fathers Day spread. Time saving by baking the prepared sandwich in the oven and not grilling as you would a grilled cheese sandwich. Make enough for a bite later in the day.
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