Oh, my gosh, has it ever been a busy week around here! I don’t know what happened but it seems like I got hit with three Mondays at once and I thought Friday would never get here. I’m looking forward to this weekend for some rest, cooking fun recipes in the kitchen and watching the Georgia-Florida game on Saturday! GO DAWGS! I have a few new game-day recipes I want to try out on BeeBop and that game will be the perfect opportunity.
And of course you need a substantial breakfast to get you going on game day. That’s exactly what this Banana-Maple French Toast is. Substantial. I used a hearty, whole grain bread with fresh eggs, rich cream and a splash of maple syrup. Just a great Fall morning breakfast.
Banana Maple French Toast - whole grain French toast topped with sliced bananas and maple syrup.Click To Tweet
For this French toast, I recommend a good bakery quality, sturdy whole grain bread. It will absorb the egg mixture without turning to mush like a softer bread might.
Combine your eggs, cream, syrup, vanilla and salt in a flat, wide container large enough to accommodate a slice of bread. Beat it together with a fork or a whisk until it’s well combined. Dip the bread on one side for a few seconds, then turn and dip the second side for a few seconds.
Cook on a griddle or heavy skillet coated with cooking spray. After the toast is brown on one side, flip and cook the second side until golden brown.
Top each serving with half a sliced banana and drizzle with maple syrup.
More French toast recipes you might enjoy from around the internet:
- Cookin’ Canuck’s Pumpkin Stuffed French Toast
- Creme Brulee French Toast from Smitten Kitchen
- Cranberry-Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast on Leite’s Culinaria
- Stuffed French Toast with Brie and Berries from Two Peas and Their Pod
- Recipe Girl’s Pumpkin French Toast
What I was cooking…