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Butter Pecan French Toast

Flavored coffee creamer is the secret ingredient in this oh-so-fast-and-easy breakfast treat the whole family will go for. “I sometimes substitute French-vanilla or caramel creamer, and add a little nutmeg and cinnamon to the eggs.” Cathy Hall - Phoenix, Arizona
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
  • Makes
    3 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon plus 1 tablespoon butter, divided
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup refrigerated Southern butter pecan nondairy creamer
  • 6 slices French bread (1 inch thick)
  • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Maple syrup, optional

Directions

  • In a small skillet, melt 1 teaspoon butter over medium heat. Add pecans; cook and stir for 3 minutes or until toasted.
  • In a shallow bowl, whisk eggs and creamer. Dip bread slices in egg mixture.
  • In a large skillet, melt remaining butter over medium heat. Cook bread for 2-3 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Sprinkle with pecans, confectioners' sugar and cinnamon. Serve with maple syrup if desired.
Nutrition Facts
2 each: 453 calories, 26g fat (7g saturated fat), 111mg cholesterol, 373mg sodium, 50g carbohydrate (22g sugars, 3g fiber), 9g protein.

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  • randcbruns
    Jan 2, 2017

    I wasn't sure what to think of the non-dairy creamer. We had a hard time finding this flavor. We tried other flavors and they certainly give a new twist on French toast.

  • goofy211
    Jun 6, 2014

    This is very good. Made it for family and now they are making it. Gives the basic french toast a new flavor.

  • vbag
    Mar 2, 2014

    I love butter pecan, and I love French toast, but the two of these together were a little too sweet for me. My kids liked it though!

  • stwood64
    Jun 12, 2013

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    May 26, 2013

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    Mar 22, 2013

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  • tjager
    Jul 8, 2011

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  • minnie
    Jul 8, 2011

    This is just WONDERFUL!! An All time family favorite, I was skeptical of using the creamer since I don't like those non dairy creamers but in this recipe its great. Must try if you like french toast.

  • rnkris
    May 7, 2011

    I used a Vanilla Caramel creamer and it was so delicious! Will definitely make this again.

  • Morinstoltz
    Apr 25, 2011

    This tastes sooo good. I use all different flavors of creamer to add variety. If you don't have pecans; it still tastes wonderful! Quick, easy and yummy!