Baked French Toast Casserole

slice out of baked french toast

All the best things about french toast made the night before! Pop it in the oven to bake 50 minutes before enjoying in the morning.



Nut Topping


  1. Generously grease a 13×9 baking pan.  Layer white bread.
  2. In a bowl combine eggs, milk, half and half, vanilla and cinnamon. Pour over bread slices.  Cover and refrigerate overnight.
  3. In a bowl, combing topping ingredients.  Spread over top of bread.  Bake at 350˚F for 50 minutes or until middle is puffed and golden.  Serve warm.


Can I make this days ahead of time?  No.  I would not let this refrigerate more than 12 hours.  That being said, you can let it refrigerator for only 4 hours to get similar results if you’re making it for breakfsat for dinner.

The top is getting too brown. What do I do?  If you notice the top is getting too crunchy, then cover with a layer of foil.

How do I know when this is done?  You’ll find that the entire pan has puffed up and the top is golden brown.

How do I store the leftover?  Keep in an airtight container in the refrigerator.  To reheat use the oven.  Microwaving makes it mushy.


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