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    Monte Cristo
    
    Ingredients (make 3 sandwiches)
    9 slices whole wheat bread
    3 slices cooked turkey
    3 slices cooked ham
    3 slices American cheese
    3 slices swiss cheese
    1 egg
    1 to 1-1/4 cup water
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1 teaspoon sugar
    1-1/2 cups flour
    1 tablespoon baking powder
    vegetable oil (for deep frying)
    
    Directions
     1. Place turkey and Swiss cheese on one slice of bread and ham and American
        cheese on another slice of bread.
     2. Place third slice in-between and secure the triple-decker sandwich in the 
        corners with tooth picks. 
     3. Place egg in mixing bowl, add water and beat together. 
     4. Add salt, sugar, flour, and baking powder.
     5. Beat batter until smooth.
     6. Dip sandwich in batter and carefully cover all the sides and surface.
     7. Carefully place in hot oil and fry until golden. 
     8. When sandwich has turned a warm gold color remove from hot oil and place
        on paper towel. 
     9. Sprinkle with powder sugar and serve with Raspberry jam.