Sweet Baked French Toast

Posted by Chef D on 17th Dec 2011

Sweet Baked French Toast is great with apples and caramel sauce.

Ingredients

  • 1 (1 pound) loaf French bread, sliced
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups skim milk
  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 6 apple – peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 2 tablespoons white sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup margarine, melted
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup skim milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Directions

  1. Cut bread into 1 1/2 inch thick slices and place in a lightly greased 9×13 inch baking pan. In a large bowl, beat eggs with 1 1/2 cup skim milk, 1/3 cup white sugar, and 1 tablespoon vanilla. Pour egg mixture over bread slices.
  2. Arrange apple slices on top of bread. Sprinkle cinnamon, nutmeg, and 2 tablespoons white sugar over apples. Cover, and refrigerate overnight.
  3. In the morning: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  4. Bake toast in preheated oven until golden brown, about 1 hour. Meanwhile, combine 1/2 cup white sugar, flour, and margarine. Stir in brown sugar, 1/2 cup skim milk, and 2 teaspoons vanilla in a small saucepan. Cook until thick. Serve French toast hot with warm sauce.

 

This Sweet Baked French Toast recipe is great to offer on a large group of people, they will love the sauce. Serve this with elegant square plastic plate or black dessert dish.