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Cinnamon-Orange French Toast

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Quick Facts

Servings: 8
Prep Time: 15 min.
Cook Time: 25 min.
Total: 40 min.
Try a different type of bread, such as brioche, French or Italian. Add a splash of Grand Marnier to the egg mixture.


  • 6 eggs
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 Tbs freshly grated orange peel
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 8 slices day-old cinnamon-raisin bread


  • Heat oven to 375F. Beat eggs, orange juice, sugar, milk, orange peel, vanilla and nutmeg in medium bowl until blended.
  • Place bread in 13 x 9 x 2-inch baking pan, overlapping as needed. Pour egg mixture over bread. Let stand, turning once, until liquid is absorbed, about 5 minutes.
  • Place bread in single layer on 2 well-greased baking sheets. Bake in 375F oven, turning once, until browned on both sides, 20 to 25 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Calories 209
  Calories from Fat 48 (23%)
(8%)Total Fat 5g
(8%)Saturated Fat 2g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
(53%)Cholesterol 159mg
(8%)Sodium 182mg
(7%)Potassium 245mg
Total Carbohydrate 33g
(6%)Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugars 17g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
(16%)Protein 8g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Nutrition facts are calculated by a food expert using nutritional values provided by the USDA for common products used as recipe ingredients. Actual nutritional values may differ depending on the amounts or products used and can be affected by cooking methods.

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