Creme Brulee French Toast

Creme Brulee French Toast Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Donna Wolfe


This recipe is adapted from one on the Epicurious website where it got the top rating of four forks from an astounding 564 cooks. 90% would make it again. This is the highest rating I have seen on the site. Plus you can make it ahead, whip it out in the a.m., and amaze weekend guests. It's truly a winner.

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes
20 Min
40 Min


Add to Grocery List

1 stick
1 c
brown sugar, packed
2 Tbsp
light corn syrup
challah loaf
5 large
12 oz
half and half
1 tsp
1 tsp
grand marnier
1/4 tsp

How to Make Creme Brulee French Toast


  • 1In a small heavy saucepan melt butter with brown sugar and corn syrup ver moderate heat, stirring, until smooth and pour into a 13- by 9- by 2-inch baking dish.
  • 2Cut six 1-inch thick slices from center portion of
    bread, reserving ends for another use, and trim crusts. Arrange bread slices in one layer in baking dish, squeezing them slightly to fit.
  • 3In a bowl whisk together eggs, half-and-half, vanilla, Grand Marnier, and salt until combined well and pour evenly over bread. Chill bread mixture, covered, at least 8 hours and up to 1 day.
  • 4Preheat oven to 350° F. and bring bread to room temperature.
  • 5Bake bread mixture, uncovered, in middle of oven until puffed and edges are pale golden, 35 to 40 minutes.

Printable Recipe Card

About Creme Brulee French Toast

Course/Dish: Breakfast Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtag: #make-ahead

Leave a Comment

28 Breakfast Casseroles Worth Waking Up For Recipe

28 Breakfast Casseroles Worth Waking Up For

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

In need of an easy breakfast recipe? Then these insanely delicious breakfast casseroles are your answer. We promise you won't regret waking up before 9am for these delicious recipes this...

27 Easy Camping Recipes

27 Easy Camping Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Getting ready for a weekend camping trip? Here are 27 easy, no-hassle, camping-friendly recipes that everyone will love!