Orange French Toast Recipe

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Orange French Toast

Susan Thomas

By
@straykitt1

I cannot take credit for this recipe. It is Nigella Lawson's. I am crazy for orange recipes, and this is truly divine!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Pan Fry

Ingredients

4
eggs
1/2 c
whole milk
zest from two oranges
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
4
slices thick white bread
juice from 2 oranges
1 1/2 c
fine cut orange marmalade
3/4 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
butter

Step-By-Step

1Whisk the eggs, orange zest, milk and ground cinnamon in a wide shallow dish..
2Soak the bread slices in this mixture for 2 minutes a side
3While the eggy bread is soaking, bring the orange juice, marmalade and sugar to the boil in a saucepan, then turn down the heat to a fast simmer for 3-4 minutes. If you need to, let this syrup stand while you cook the bread
4Heat the butter in a heavy-based frying pan and cook the eggy bread for about 2 minutes a side over a medium heat until golden.
5Serve the French toast with some of the amber syrup poured over each slice, and a jug of extra syrup on the side.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: Quick & Easy