Pumpkin French Toast Bake

Melanie Campbell

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@RossCampbell

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Serves:
10-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1
loaf of sourdough bread (used pepperidge farm)
8
eggs
2 c
milk
2 tsp
pumpkin pie spice
1/2 - 1 c
libby’s® 100% pure pumpkin
1/4 c
heavy cream
1/4 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
vanilla

TOPPING

1/2 c
flour
1/2 c
brown sugar
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
pumpkin pie spice
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
butter

CINNAMON BUTTERMILK SYRUP

1/2 c
butter
1 c
sugar
1/2 c
buttermilk (or for a substitute we do ½ cup milk with 1 tsp. lemon juice)
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
cinnamon

Step-By-Step

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1Cut bread into 1½ inch squares. Place in a greased 9x13 pan.

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2In a bowl whisk together eggs, milk, pumpkin pie spice, pumpkin puree, heavy cream, sugar and vanilla. Once it's mixed well, pour over bread chunks and refrigerate over night. If looking to do this quicker, refrigerate for at least 30 minutes.

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3To make streusel, mix flour, brown sugar, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice and salt in a bowl. Cut in a cold stick of butter. Mix with your fork until crumbly. Refigerate overnight as well.

4Once ready to bake preheat oven to 350.

5Before baking spread streusel over the top and bake for 35-45 minutes.

6Make buttermilk syrup by melting butter in a pan on low-medium heat. Add sugar, buttermilk, vanilla and cinnamon - mix with whisk. Add baking soda and stir until all combined. Well be foamy at first and will then return to normal.

7Serve warm with french toast bake right out of the oven.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: English
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom
Hashtags: #pumpkin, #breakfast, #bread