Brought to you by:

NATIONAL MONTE CRISTO DAY – September 17

National Monte Cristo Day September 17

NATIONAL MONTE CRISTO DAY

National Monte Cristo Day is observed annually on September 17. This is a day to indulge and enjoy an excellent sandwich.

A Monte Cristo is a fried ham and cheese sandwich. It is a variation of a French sandwich called a croque-monsieur. The Monte Cristo is also sometimes called French Sandwich, Toasted Ham Sandwich, and French Toasted Cheese Sandwich.

The Monte Cristo is typically a savory sandwich rather than sweet.  It is usually dipped in egg batter and either pan fried or deep fried. Variations may include sliced turkey and different types of cheese. It can be served grilled or open-faced and heated under a grill or broiler. It can also be sprinkled with powdered sugar and served with jam or preserves.

The restaurant Bennigan’s is renowned across the globe for its World Famous Monte Cristo. 

HOW TO OBSERVE

Go out for lunch with a friend or family and enjoy a Monte Cristo. Take photos of your lunch date and share them on social media using #MonteCristoDay or #Bennigans.

HISTORY

National Monte Cristo Day was submitted by Bennigan’s and proclaimed by the Registrar at National Day Calendar in June of 2015.

There are over 1,500 national days. Don’t miss a single one. Celebrate Every Day with National Day Calendar!

MEDIA CONTACT

Bennigans – Ladd Biro – 972-930-9933 – lbiro@championmgt.com

Advertisements
error: Content is protected !!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This
%d bloggers like this: