Give yourself the luxury of a stress-free Christmas morning by doing all of the cooking beforehand. Who knows, maybe you'll kids will even give you a chance to sleep in?
Baked Apple Pie French Toast
Recipe by Six Sisters
- 12 slices Texas toast
- 1 (21 ounces) can apple pie filling
- 8 eggs
- 2 cups milk
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1 cup packed brown sugar
- 1/2 cup cold butter, cubed
- 1 cup chopped pecans
- 2 tablespoons corn syrup
Arrange 6 slices of bread in a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish. Spread with pie filling; top with remaining bread. In a large bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg. Pour over bread. Cover and refrigerate overnight and remove from fridge about 30 minutes before baking).
Place brown sugar in a small bowl. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in pecans and corn syrup. Sprinkle over French toast.
Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 35-40 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Yield: 10 servings.
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