The BEST Stuffed French Toast

1
Colette Z

By
@cocointhekitchen

Breakfast on the weekends is a special occasion, like a vacation at home, because it gives us a chance to slow down and be lazy.

A recent road trip inspired this recipe. See for yourself how delicious it is!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

8 slice
sourdough bread
4 Tbsp
cream cheese
4 Tbsp
apricot jam
4 slice
russian ham
1/2 c
milk
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 tsp
lemon zest
3 Tbsp
butter

How to Make The BEST Stuffed French Toast

Step-by-Step

  • 1Spread about 1 tablespoon of cream cheese onto a slice of sourdough, then 1 tablespoon of apricot jam onto another slice. Sandwich the two slices together and set aside.
  • 2Repeat the process.
  • 3Store sandwiches in a plastic bread bag and chill in the fridge overnight or at least 15 minutes.
    5 minutes in the freezer if you're in a hurry to eat!
  • 4In a shallow dish, beat eggs and combine with milk, vanilla and lemon zest.
    This is what I call the custard.
  • 5Add butter to a nonstick pan and heat on medium.
    Use two pans if all 4 sandwiches will not fit onto one.
  • 6Remove the sandwiches from the fridge/freezer and remove from the plastic bag.
    Dip a sandwich each side in the custard and gently lay onto the pan,
    taking care not to splatter any hot butter.

    Repeat the process and cook the sandwiches 2 minutes on each side.
  • 7Serve warm with Grade B maple syrup and freshly brewed tea and or coffee.

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