Desserts

Gingerbread French Toast

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Make your loved ones gingerbread French toast with cinnamon honey sauce! A great breakfast-in-bed or brunch recipe with a hint of Christmas.

For the French Toast:
2 Eggs
60ml (2fl oz) Heavy Cream
60ml (2fl oz) Milk
1 Teaspoon Mixed Spices ( ground cinnamon , star anise , cloves or ginger )
French Baguette, a day or two old – 12 slices (2.5cm/1inch thick)
50g (1.8oz) Unsalted Butter (for frying)

For the Cinnamon Honey Sauce/Dip:
1 Teaspoon Mixed Spices
50g (1.8oz) Unsalted Butter
5 Tablespoons Honey
30ml (1fl oz) Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
50ml (1.7fl oz) Heavy Cream
In a mixing bowl or an oven dish, whisk the eggs, milk, cream and spices until well combined. Slice the baguette into 2.5cm (1inch) slices. Melt butter in a frying pan. Dip each bread slice in the batter...
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Nutritions

Calories
4713

Sodium
541mg
22% DV

Fat
440g
677% DV

Protein
34g
68% DV

Carbs
134g
45% DV

Fiber
16g
67% DV

I love entertaining, even if it is for a smaller group these days. I look forward to dinners with my kids, their spouses, and especially my little grandson. I always try to serve foods that’ll keep them wanting to come back for more, like my Corn Dip.

Corn Dip with Mexican Style Sour Cream Ingredients:
2 cans (15.25 oz) whole kernel sweet corn
1/2 cup onions ( diced )
1 can (4 oz) green chilis ( fire-roasted and diced )
1/3 package block style cream cheese ( full fat )
3/4 cup Mozzarella Cheese ( shredded )
3/4 cup Pepperjack Cheese
1/2 cup LALA Crema Mexicana
1 package tortilla chips
cilantro ( for garnish )
PAM Spray or similar
Nutritions

Calories
8879

Sodium
3818mg
159% DV

Fat
742g
1142% DV

Protein
90g
180% DV

Carbs
45g
15% DV

Fiber
15g
62% DV