Pina Colada French Toast & Orange Syrup

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Teresa Jacobson

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@foundmyzen

Since having a pina colada for breakfast is frowned upon, I threw together this delicious variation with some tangy orange syrup to go with it. If I had any pineapple in the house, I would have made pineapple syrup instead! The family quite enjoyed it.

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A sweet fresh way to start your day! This french toast is amazing and super easy to make. With very little effort, the ingredients provide a punch of flavor. Coating the bread with an egg custard that includes pina colada mix is genius and delicious. The flavor is very tropical. Orange syrup drizzled on top is the perfect touch. We dressed up the french toast based on Teresa's recommendations and it was fabulous. The perfect breakfast for a lazy Saturday morning but it's also fancy enough for a special occasion. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6 slices
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 6 slice
    bread, your choice
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 1/2 c
    pina colada drink mix
  • ORANGE SYRUP

  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 2 Tbsp
    orange marmalade (heaping spoonfuls)
  • 2 Tbsp
    frozen orange juice concentrate, undiluted (heaping spoonfuls)

How to Make Pina Colada French Toast & Orange Syrup

Step-by-Step

  1. In a small saucepan, heat sugar and water to boiling, stirring until dissolved. Stir in marmalade and juice. Continue to boil for 1-2 minutes then remove from heat. Place in a serving container.
  2. Heat skillet. Spray with nonstick or melt butter.
  3. In a bowl, whisk eggs and pina colada mix together.
  4. Dip bread slices in the mixture coating both sides.
  5. Place coated bread in prepared skillet.
  6. Cook to golden brown on both sides. Then remove to a plate.
  7. Serve toast with banana slices, orange syrup, and shredded coconut if desired.

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About Pina Colada French Toast & Orange Syrup

Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Collection: Breakfast In Bed



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