Stuffed French Toast with Blueberry Sauce
Cuisine: American
Author: Epicurus.com Kitchens
Absolutely delish! Perfect for Mom's Day!
Ingredients
  • 16 slices bread
  • 8 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese - softened
  • 10 eggs
  • 1/3 Cup maple syrup
  • 2 Cups milk
For the Sauce:
  • 1 orange
  • 2 Cups blueberries
  • 1 Cup sugar
  • 1 dash nutmeg
Instructions
  1. Grease a 9 x 13-inch baking pan.
  2. Remove and discard crust from the bread; cut remaining bread into 1/2-inch cubes. Cut cheese into 1/2 inch cubes. Layer half of bread in pan.
  3. Next, add cheese, then the remainder of the bread.
  4. Beat eggs and mix with syrup and milk.
  5. Pour egg mixture over bread and cheese. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
  6. Bake at 375 degrees F., covered, for 15 minutes.
  7. Remove cover and bake an additional 30 minutes.
  8. Cut into squares and serve with blueberry sauce.
  9. Sauce: grate peel from orange and squeeze juice; place in a medium saucepan.
  10. Mix blueberries, sugar, and nutmeg together and add to saucepan. Bring to a boil, then cook on low heat for 5 minutes.
  11. Sauce can be made ahead of time, then served warm or cold.
Notes
For a Spring and Summer twist, add fresh raspberries to the sauce.
Recipe by Epicurus.com Recipes at https://www.epicurus.com/food/recipes/stuffed-french-toast-with-blueberry-sauce/8760/