Christmas Eggnog French Toast

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Megan Todd

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@Megan213

When I became a mommy.. It was important to me to carry on my family traditions for my children.
Eggnog was always a favorite holiday beverage of mine. My Papa always made it fresh. Rarely did we have store bought. As my kids got older, they too enjoyed this tasty treat that Great-Papa would make them when we visited for the holidays.
Christmas morning breakfast always consisted of "French toast bake." A dish you prepare the night before, then bake in the oven in the morning while the kids opened their presents.
Since eggnog was a favorite, I adapted for our new tradition!
Hope you enjoy!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/2 c
butter
2 c
eggnog
8 large
eggs
1/2 c
flour
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
1/4 tsp
cinnamon
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
pinch salt
1
shot rum (alcohol cooks out)
1
loaf french or italian bread, cut in 1 inch slices

How to Make Christmas Eggnog French Toast

Step-by-Step

  • 1*** If using glass, use a tempered glass 9X13 pan, spray with non-stick cooking spray.
  • 2In a small saucepan, add brown sugar and butter. Cook over medium heat and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and pour into baking dish.
  • 3In separate bowl, add eggs, vanilla, & milk, & optional Rum. Whisk together.
  • 4In a small bowl mix together flour cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt.
    Whisk into whisked egg mixture.
  • 5Dip bread into eggnog mix & place over brown sugar/ butter mixture. Pour any remaining eggnog mix overtop bread.
  • 6Cover with foil, and refrigerate overnight.

    In the morning, remove from refrigerator. Bring to room temp While preheating oven to 350 degrees F.

    Bake @ 350 degrees F, covered 25-30 minutes. Then remove foil and bake uncovered 5-10 minutes.
    Serve with warm Maple Syrup.

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