Recipe Details

Monte Cristo Waffle Strata

  • Servings: 6
  • Ready In 1 hour 45 minutes
  • 12 square waffles (my recipe below); if using frozen waffles, toast first
  • 8 slices deli ham or leftover holiday ham
  • 8 slices thinly sliced deli turkey (optional; my family prefers this without the turkey)
  • 2-3 cups swiss cheese; shredded
  • 6 eggs
  • 3 cups milk
  • pinch of salt + pepper
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • cranberry/raspberry preserves; powdered sugar, maple syrup, creme fraiche + fresh fruit, for serving
  • Waffles:
  • 3 cups flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups buttermilk
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 1 /2 sticks (12 tablespoons) unsalted butter; melted
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
Instructions are at http://www.halfbakedharvest.com/monte-cristo-waffle-strata/

Nutritional Facts

  • Serving Size 1 Serving (607g)
    Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories 536
    Calories From Fat 68
  • % Daily Value
  • Total Fat 8g
    10%
  • Saturated Fat 4g
    22%
  • Trans Fat 1g
  • Cholesterol 28g
    9%
  • Sodium 477g
    16%
  • Total Carbohydrate 100g
    30%
  • Dietary Fiber 0g
    0%
  • Sugars 100g
  • Protein 17g
    25%