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Brioche French Toast Recipe

The ultimate brunch recipe made from a brioche loaf, topped with fresh bananas and served with a caramel syrup. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: best french toast, Brioche french toast, french toast
Servings: 6
Calories: 772kcal

Ingredients

  • 10-12 slices brioche (I used a pre-sliced loaf, but you can slice your own)
  • cups milk
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • pinch of salt
  • bananas for topping
  • whipped cream for topping
  • powdered sugar for topping

Caramel Syrup:

  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup corn syrup

Instructions

French Toast:

  • Preheat skillet or griddle to 375 degrees.
  • Whisk milk, eggs, vanilla extract, sugar, nutmeg, and salt together in a shallow dish.
  • Melt butter evenly across griddle. Working in batches, dip each slice of brioche bread in the egg mixture and cook in the hot butter until golden, 2 to 3 minutes per side, adding more butter as needed. Top with bananas, whipped cream, powdered sugar, and caramel syrup

Caramel Syrup:

  • In a medium saucepan, combine all syrup ingredients over medium heat. Whisk together until smooth and sugar has completely dissolved. Serve warm over french toast.

Nutrition

Calories: 772kcal | Carbohydrates: 111g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 19g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 6g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 269mg | Sodium: 395mg | Potassium: 203mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 83g | Vitamin A: 1340IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 183mg | Iron: 1mg