Berry French Toast Bake

Brunch? Make our easy French toast with bunches of berries.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 1 hr 45 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 10
 

Ingredients

French Toast Bake

1/2
cup all-purpose flour
1 1/2
cups milk
1/4
cup sugar
2
teaspoons vanilla
6
eggs
1
loaf (1 lb) soft French bread, cut into 1-inch cubes (8 cups)
1 1/2
cups Cascadian Farm® frozen organic harvest berries or blueberries (from two 10-oz bags)

Sauce

1/2
cup sugar
1 1/2
teaspoons cornstarch
2
tablespoons orange juice
1
cup Cascadian Farm® frozen organic harvest berries or blueberries
1 1/2
cups fresh strawberries, cut in half
1/4
teaspoon salt

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 Grease bottom and sides of 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with butter. In large bowl, beat flour, milk, 1/4 cup sugar, the vanilla, salt and eggs with wire whisk until smooth. Stir in bread and 1 1/2 cups berries. Spoon into baking dish. Cover tightly and refrigerate at least 1 hour but no longer than 24 hours.
  • 2 Heat oven to 400°F. Uncover bread mixture. Bake 25 to 35 minutes or until golden brown and knife inserted in center comes out clean.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in 1 1/2-quart saucepan, stir together 1/2 cup sugar and the cornstarch. Stir in orange juice until smooth. Stir in 1 cup berries; heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Cook about 4 minutes, stirring constantly, until slightly thickened; remove from heat. Just before serving, stir in strawberry halves. Serve warm over French toast bake.
  • 1 Grease bottom and sides of 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with butter. In large bowl, beat flour, milk, 1/4 cup sugar, the vanilla, salt and eggs with wire whisk until smooth. Stir in bread and 1 1/2 cups berries. Spoon into baking dish. Cover tightly and refrigerate at least 1 hour but no longer than 24 hours.
  • 2 Heat oven to 400°F. Uncover bread mixture. Bake 25 to 35 minutes or until golden brown and knife inserted in center comes out clean.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in 1 1/2-quart saucepan, stir together 1/2 cup sugar and the cornstarch. Stir in orange juice until smooth. Stir in 1 cup berries; heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Cook about 4 minutes, stirring constantly, until slightly thickened; remove from heat. Just before serving, stir in strawberry halves. Serve warm over French toast bake.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
300
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
130mg
130%;
Sodium
380mg
380%;
Total Carbohydrate
51g
51%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
22g
22%
),
Protein
10g
10%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
6%;
Vitamin C
15%;
Calcium
10%;
Iron
10%;
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 1 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.