Monte Cristo is America's answer to the French classic Croque Monseur. Most commonly made with turkey and other sliced meats. Gruyere is the most common type of cheese used but really, you can't go wrong no matter what type of cheese you use, just as long as it's a good melting cheese!
The secret to sensational batches for Aid el-fetr cookies is an all-in-one dough. Mix it in 10 minutes, shape it, top it, and bake it. Use this dough to make Pretzel Cookies, Icebox Cookies, Jam-Stripe Cookies, and Drop Cookies and any cookie shape you want! | YIELD: MAKES ABOUT 30