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These gluten-free French toast bites are so yummy. They are sure to be a new family favorite breakfast! I personally love to prepare them for Christmas breakfast as a fun treat.

French Toast Bites (Gluten-Free)

  • Author: Chandice Probst
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 15 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 4 C French toast bites 1x
  • Category: Breakfast
  • Method: Stovetop
  • Cuisine: American

Description

These gluten-free French toast bites are an easy and delicious breakfast that is perfect anytime but especially on Christmas morning.


Scale

Ingredients

1 loaf of gluten-free Canyon Bakehouse bread

1 C heavy whipping cream or whole milk

3 eggs

2 T butter

1 tsp. cinnamon

dash of allspice

2/3 C brown sugar

2/3 C white sugar


Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Cut bread into 1 inch cubes

Evenly spread on a baking sheet and toast for 15 minutes

Meanwhile, whisk the egg then mix in the heavy whipping cream or whole milk

Place 1 T butter in a frying pan and heat it up

Submerge bread cubes into the egg and cream mixture then shake excess off and place half in the buttered frying pan

Fry 2 minutes then flip and fry another 1-2 minutes

Once cooked, coat immediately in cinnamon sugar mixture

Repeat with the second tablespoon of butter and remaining bread in the frying pan and coat in cinnamon sugar mixture

Serve up with warm syrup


Notes

Be sure to shake the extra egg and cream mixture off before coating in cinnamon sugar.

Pro Tip: Be sure to start with eggs that aren’t too cold as well. I like to let them sit out for just 10 minutes or so before I start.

If you want to make this dish more festive, use eggnog instead of cream or milk.

You can also get creative with gluten-free extracts like coconut, almond and orange. Just be sure not to add too much. One teaspoon should do it. However you choose to serve them, they are sure to be a hit!

Pro Tip: You can fry the cubes in oil but butter is much tastier! I recommend using real butter. Kerrygold is my favorite brand but Irish roll butter is robust as well.

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1/2 C French toast bites

Keywords: kid-friendly, easy breakfast recipe, gluten-free