Family-Style French Toast

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


8 servings

Updated: Oct. 03, 2022
Hennie Scholten of Edgerton, Minnesota can serve a crowd by baking a big batch of this sweet, cinnamony French toast. "Should there be any leftovers, the tender slices are good warmed in the microwave," she adds.


  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 6 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1-3/4 cups milk
  • 1 loaf (1 pound) French bread, cut into 1-inch slices
  • Confectioners' sugar


  1. Combine brown sugar, butter and cinnamon; spread evenly in a greased 15x10x1-in. baking pan; set aside. Combine eggs and milk in a shallow dish; place bread in dish and soak for 5 minutes, turning once. Place bread over sugar mixture. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 25-30 minutes or until golden brown. Serve brown sugar side up; dust with confectioners' sugar.

Nutrition Facts

2 piece: 415 calories, 19g fat (10g saturated fat), 197mg cholesterol, 542mg sodium, 51g carbohydrate (21g sugars, 2g fiber), 12g protein.