Baked Blueberry French Toast- a sweet, fruity start to your morning!12 eggs 2 ½ cups whole milk ½ cup maple syrup 1/3 cup sugar 1 ½ teaspoons ground cinnamon ¼ teaspoon salt 1 Tablespoon grated orange or lemon peel 1 Tablespoon vanilla 12 slices Texas Toast cut in 1” cubes 2 cups fresh or frozen blueberries
Preheat oven to 350˚F. Butter a 9×13 inch baking dish and set aside. In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs, milk, maple syrup, sugar, cinnamon, salt, orange peel and vanilla. Stir in bread and berries. Pour into the baking dish. Bake for 50 – 60 minutes until center is set. Let stand for 10 minutes. Cut into serving pieces, plate, dust with powdered sugar or a dollop of whipped cream, garnish with orange slices, and serve with bacon and maple syrup. Amazing!