Churro French Toast
The churro stand is always the first stop my family makes at the county fair. This is an easy way to enjoy the cinnamon-sugar goodness at home.—Kelly Silvers, Edmond, Oklahoma
Total TimePrep: 20 min. Cook: 10 min./batch
- 5 large egg yolks
- 2-1/4 cups 2% milk
- 1 package (3 ounces) cook-and-serve vanilla pudding mix
- 1-3/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon, divided
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 12 slices French bread (1-1/4-inch thick)
- 1 can (13.4 ounces) dulce de leche, warmed, optional
- 2 tablespoons water, optional
- In a shallow bowl, whisk egg yolks, milk, pudding mix, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon and salt until blended. In another shallow bowl, whisk sugar and remaining cinnamon.
- Lightly grease a griddle; heat over medium heat. Dip both sides of bread in egg mixture. Place on griddle; toast 3-4 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Dip in cinnamon sugar. If desired, mix dulce de leche and water; drizzle over toast.
Nutrition Facts2 slices: 570 calories, 13g fat (6g saturated fat), 183mg cholesterol, 668mg sodium, 94g carbohydrate (70g sugars, 2g fiber), 14g protein.
Originally published as Churro French Toast in Breakfast & Brunch 2016 Bookazine