French Toast Casserole Recipe @pinch

French toast lovers, you need to try this make haveahead breakfast casserole. It is a delicious French toast casserole filled with cinnamon and nutmeg. But, the sugary pecan topping makes this super special. Once baked, It is almost like a praline pecan. Super rich, this would be perfect for a holiday morning or a special brunch. This French toast casserole doesn't need syrup, but if you want to add a drizzle when serving it wouldn't hurt. A teacher from work used to make this casserole whenever we had a potluck breakfast. We all had to have the recipe. Every time I make it, it gets rave reviews!

french toast casserole
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Recipe Cuisine: American Recipe Category: Breakfast Casseroles Yield: 6 Servings
Ingredients :
  • 1 - French baguette (the crustier, the better)
  • 6 - eggs
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) milk
  • 1 cup(s) butter
  • 2 cup(s) brown sugar
  • 4 tablespoon(s) light corn syrup
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon(s) cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) vanilla
  • 1/4 cup(s) pecans, in pieces
Intructions :
  • The night before: Cut bread into bite-size pieces and put in a 9x13 baking dish
  • Mix eggs, milk, nutmeg, cinnamon, and vanilla
  • Pour over bread
  • Cover and refrigerate overnight
  • Morning: Preheat oven to 350. Melt butter. Add brown sugar and light corn syrup and stir until combined
  • Pour over bread. Top with nuts. Bake for 35 minutes.

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