French Toast Bake
- 12 day-old french bread
- 5 eggs
- 2 1/2 c. milk
- 1 c. packed brown sugar, divided
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- 1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
- 1 c. chopped pecans
- 1/4 c. butter or margarine, melted
- 2 c. fresh or frozen blueberries
Preparation time 10mins
Cooking time 45mins
Arrange bread in a greased 13x9x2 inch baking dish. In a bowl, combine the eggs, milk, 3/4 cup brown sugar, vanilla, and nutmeg; pour over bread. Cover and refrigerate for 8 hours or overnight.
Remove from the refrigerator 30 minutes before baking. Sprinkle pecans over egg mixture. Combine butter and remaining sugar; drizzle over the top. Bake, uncovered, at 400° for 25 minutes. Sprinkle with blueberries. Bake 10 minutes longer or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean.