ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END

French Toast Casserole

Prepared the night before, our French Toast Casserole is topped with maple syrup, cinnamon and pecans for a good-morning wake-up call.

Error occured While adding it to favorites X
CLOSE
 (3) 2 Reviews
+

Share

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 8 hr 50 min
  • Servings 8

Casserole

1
loaf challah or French bread (1 lb), cut into 1-inch slices
8
eggs
2
cups whole, low-fat (2%) or soy milk
1
cup half-and-half
4
teaspoons packed light brown sugar
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4
teaspoon ground nutmeg
1
teaspoon vanilla

Topping

2
tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small cubes
3
tablespoons granulated sugar
2
teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2
cup chopped pecans
Maple-flavored or real maple syrup, if desired

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Butter bottom only of 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish. Place bread slices in 2 rows, overlapping each other on an angle, in baking dish.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat eggs, milk, half-and-half, brown sugar, salt, 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, the nutmeg and vanilla until thoroughly combined. Carefully pour mixture over slices, making sure each slice is completely coated. Cover baking dish with foil or plastic wrap; refrigerate 8 hours or overnight.
  • 3 At serving time, heat oven to 350°F. Uncover baking dish; sprinkle butter, granulated sugar, 2 teaspoons cinnamon and the pecans over bread.
  • 4 Bake 40 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with maple syrup.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

Got a serious sweet tooth? Add a few tablespoons of chocolate chips and shredded coconut to the toppings for extra decadence.

Powdered sugar can be substituted for the maple syrup as a topping.

Get new recipe inspiration every week! Free Newsletters

View Full Nutrition Information

RATINGS & REVIEWS

Be the first to review this recipe!

© 2014 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Nutrition information is calculated at the time recipes are created. We do not include optional ingredients in our calculations.
Save Money on Your Favorite Brands
when you buy FOUR any flavor/variety Totino's® Crisp Crust Party Pizza® Products (Excluding Party Pizza ...
See All Coupons
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END
close