BEST EVER FRENCH TOAST

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Julie Bailey

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@julesbai

My mother-in-law always made the best French Toast and said it was due to her "secret ingredient." She finally told me what her "secret ingredient" was, so I added it to my own mixture which was slightly different than hers and am now happy to share this with others. I believe in sharing recipes, family 'secrets' and all, because it helps us all be better cooks. I hope you'll give this recipe a try next time you want to fix FRENCH TOAST for your family. Enjoy!

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I loved the addition of Parmesan cheese to the dipping mixture. It's something I never thought of and adds a savory flavor. The optional Bananas Foster topping is a must! It brings this French toast to a whole new level. So good! The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 to 6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Griddle

Ingredients

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  • 3
    eggs
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    maple syrup (or regular syrup)
  • 1 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1 pinch
    salt
  • 1/3 c
    Parmesan cheese
  • 12 slice
    bread
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter or margarine (I use a butter/canola blend)
  • OPTIONAL TOPPING: FAUX BANANAS FOSTER

  • 1
    banana, sliced
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1 pinch
    cinnamon (or more - adjust to taste)

How to Make BEST EVER FRENCH TOAST

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat butter in large skillet or griddle over medium-high heat.
  2. While butter is melting, mix all ingredients together except for the bread.
  3. Dip bread into the egg mixture and place into the skillet.
  4. Cook to a golden brown on each side. Add additional butter to the skillet as needed for each batch.
  5. OPTIONAL TOPPING: FAUX BANANAS FOSTER:
    Melt butter in skillet. Add brown sugar and cinnamon and blend. Add bananas and stir til well-coated and warm. Serve over top of the French Toast.

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About BEST EVER FRENCH TOAST

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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