Orange Cream Cheese French Toast
Stuffed French toast is both comforting and decadent. The crisp orange flavor blended with sultry cream cheese and sweet maple syrup is a knockout for the taste buds.
2 cups milk
4 whole eggs
1 1⁄2 oz. honey
Pinch ground cinnamon
Pinch freshly ground nutmeg
Vanilla extract, to taste
6 oz. cream cheese, softened
4 oz. orange marmalade
8 slices premium white bread
3 oz. butter
Fresh berry compote
Pure maple syrup
8 chicken-apple sausage links, grilled
- Combine milk, eggs, honey, cinnamon, nutmeg, and vanilla; whisk to mix well.
- In a bowl, blend cream cheese and marmalade together until smooth. Spread mixture on bread slices, forming 4 sandwiches.
- Cut sandwiches in half diagonally and dip into egg mixture, coating both sides.
- Melt butter in large sauté pan. Add sandwich halves and sauté over medium heat until golden brown on both sides.
Cut into triangles and garnish with fresh berry compote and a sprinkle of confectioners’ sugar. Serve with maple syrup and sausages.