Orange French Toast

Lynnda Cloutier


Made with oranges and raisin bread, this dish is a wonderful, easy to make, sweet twist on the traditional French toast


★★★★★ 1 vote



  • ·
    2 oranges
  • ·
    6 slices raisin bread
  • ·
    2 eggs
  • ·
    1/4 cup milk
  • ·
    1/4 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ·
    2 tbsp. butter
  • ·
    2 tbsp. sunflower oil
  • ·
    to serve:
  • ·
    2 tbsp. sifted powdered sugar, for dusting
  • ·
    1/4 cup sour cream, optional

How to Make Orange French Toast


  1. Pare rind from one orange with a zester. using a small, serrated knife, peel both oranges, then cut between the membranes to separate the segments. Soak the strips of rind in iced water til they curl, then drain on paper towels. Reserve orange segments.
  2. Cut bread slices in half diagonally. Beat together eggs, milk, and cinnamon in a shallow dish.
    Heat half the butter and oil in large skillet. Quickly dip half the bread triangles in egg mixture, turning to cover completely and add to skillet. Cook in single layer for 4 to 5 minutes, turning once, til golden on both sides. Repeat with remaining butter, oil, and bread.
  3. Stack three triangles of bread on each serving plate. Add some orange segments and curls, a spoonful of sour cream, if desired, and dust with powdered sugar and serve. Serves 4

Printable Recipe Card

About Orange French Toast

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast

Show 1 Comment & Review

Blue Ribbon Recipes That'll Have You Thankful For Pumpkin Season

Blue Ribbon Recipes That'll Have You Thankful for Pumpkin Season

Kitchen Crew

You know what's right around the corner... pumpkin season! It's that time of the year again when everywhere you look there is something pumpkin. Every year I get on the...

How To Bake Bacon

How to Bake Bacon

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The old saying that all things are better with bacon is true. Sweet or savory, recipes with bacon are more exciting. Whether serving bacon strips with breakfast, sprinkling crumbled bacon...

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.