Food Geek Friday: Stuffed French Toast

This weekend we're getting super-decadent with stuffed French toast. I'll give you the basic recipe as well and some combo options to play with. 

Let's begin. 

Food Geek Friday: Stuffed French Toast - A Side of Fabulous Blog

Stuffed French Toast 

INGREDIENTS

  • 2 slices of bread (a little stale is ideal here.)
  • Ingredient for stuffing into the French Toast
  • 1 egg
  • Splash of vanilla extract
  • Dashes of cinnamon
  • Splash of milk (or alternative milk of choice)
  • Butter (or fat of choice) 
  • Ingredients for topping stuffed French toast

DIRECTIONS

  1. Combine egg, vanilla, cinnamon, and milk stirring until well combined.
  2. Make sandwich with stuffing ingredient and bread.
  3. Heat pan over medium-high heat. Melt butter. (or fat of choice.)
  4. Dip sandwich in egg mixture, making sure both sides are coated. Cook over medium/medium-high heat until golden brown. Approx 4 minutes on each side. 
  5. Top with garnish of choice and enjoy! 

Variations: 

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast - A Side of Fabulous Blog

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast with Blackberries and Chocolate Chips

Make cream cheese (block is easiest to work with) sandwich and top with berries and chocolate chips. This tastes like cheesecake. 

Goat Cheese Stuffed French Toast -  A Side of Fabulous Blog

Goat Cheese Stuffed French Toast with Berries and Chocolate Chips

My friend Rachel made this after being inspired by my photo on Instagram and, using what she already had, used goat cheese and strawberries instead of cream cheese and blackberries. Also, she made the French toast first then spread the goat cheese between the slices.

Chunky Monkey Stuffed French Toast - A Side of Fabulous Blog

Chunky Monkey Stuffed French Toast

Stuff with peanut butter and top with banana, chocolate chips, and walnuts.

Have you made stuffed French toast before? If so, what's your favorite combo? Leave it in the comments!

Melinda Massie

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