Croque Monsieur Recipe Video

Cooking French Food is easy with this popular cafe classic, the Croque Monsieur. Imagine the comfort of a grilled cheese sandwich with layers of melted Gruyere, shaved deli ham and more Gruyere! Top that off with a silky and heavenly Mornay sauce and even more cheese. This is simply sublime and I hope you enjoy it.


Cooking Time20 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexJust EnjoyCuisine
SpecialityMain Ingredient


1) Start by making the monsieur sauce. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a saucepan.
2) Add little flour and cook for few minutes.
3) Add some milk and continue stirring.
4) Add some grated Parmesan cheese and stir them.
5) Season with salt and dashi. Set this saucepan on low heat.
6) Take 2 slices of white bread or rye bread and toast them.
7) Apply Dijon mustard on the bread slices.
8) Add some shredded gruyere cheese on the bread.
9) Put a layer of ham and again some gruyere cheese. Top with other slice of bread.
10) Place the bread on the baking tray and spoon some of the prepared sauce over the top.
11) Put some more cheese and put under the broiler and cook till the bread comes golden brown.

12) Cut the bread into slices and serve hot.

Editors Review

Croque Monsieur is a very famous fast food snack served in the cafes of France. It is absolutely the most delicious sandwich in the world. This classic French bistro sandwich is a great way to use up leftover ham. Check out the recipe right now.