Thursday, March 20, 2014

French Toast in the Slow Cooker

Another one of my breakfast favorites turned into a healthy recipe!!

French Toast, Bananas, Slow cooker, breakfast, healthy, healthy french toastINGREDIENTS:
2 eggs
2 egg whites
2 Tbsp of honey or agave
2 tsp of vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups of almond milk (or whatever milk you prefer)
1 tsp cinnamon
9 slices of whole grain bread (each slice cut diagonally to make 18 triangles)

Filling ingredients:
3 cups of dices apples or bananas
3 Tbsp honey
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tsp cinnamon

DIRECTIONS:
  1. Add the first 6 ingredients together in a bowl and whisk. Lightly spray the inside of the slow cooker with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. In a separate bowl, Mix all the filling ingredients together, making sure the fruit is coated. Set aside.
  3. Place 6 triangle slices of bread in the bottom of the slow cooker.  Add 1/4 of the filling.  Repeat until there are 3 layers of bread.  Add remaining filling.
  4. Pour egg mixture over bread. Cover and cook on high 2 to 2 1/2 hrs or until bread has soaked up the liquid.  
  5. I topped mine with some liquified PB2, and heated up jam.  You could also do syrup. ENJOY!!


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