Overnight blueberry French toast is an amazing recipe made of delicious blueberries, eggs, milk, bread, cream cheese, vanilla, maple syrup, sugar, and butter. It is nothing like the traditional French toast recipe. It is the perfect recipe for a delicious breakfast or brunch.
The process of making overnight blueberry French toast at home is a long wait as it involves overnight refrigeration. Making overnight blueberry French toast at home requires preparation a day before eating it, but the process itself is simple.
To make overnight blueberry French toast, place half of the bread cubes, cream cheese cubes, blueberries and cover with the other half of bread cubes in a greased baking dish. Combine eggs, milk, vanilla extract, and maple syrup in a bowl and pour over the bread mixture. Refrigerate overnight and bake for 20-25 minutes. Pour cornstarch mixture over it and serve.
If you want to add more flavor to your French toast, you can use challah bread instead of regular bread. Don’t have challah bread? Use any of its substitutes. Here is a list of challah bread substitutes.
This was only a brief overview of the recipe. Find the detailed recipe below. Also, there are a variety of breakfast recipes that you can try as well. Do check them as well.
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Overnight Blueberry French Toast Recipe
- 12 Slices
- 8 ounces Cream Cheese
- 2 cups Fresh Blueberries
- 12 Beaten Eggs
- 2 cups Milk
- 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
- ⅓ cup Maple Syrup
- 1 cup White Sugar
- 2 tbsp Cornstarch
- 1 cup Water
- 1 tbsp Butter
- Grease a baking dish. Take half of the bread cubes and place them on the dish along with cream cheese cubes on top.
- Put 1 cup of fresh blueberries over the cheese. Place leftover bread cubes on the top.
- Combine eggs, milk, vanilla extract, and maple syrup in a bowl. Now, pour this mixture over the bread cubes.
- Cover this dish with a lid and place it in the refrigerator overnight.
- Remove the bread cube mixture from the refrigerator half an hour before baking.
- Place a lid over it and bake in a preheated oven (at 350oF or 175oC) for about half an hour.
- Now, bake for 25-30 minutes more without the lid.
- Place a saucepan over medium heat. Combine sugar, cornstarch, and water in it. Boil it for about 4-5 minutes while stirring continuously.
- Add the remaining blueberries to this and mix.
- Now, let it simmer for about 10 minutes. When blueberries begin to burst, add butter.
- Pour this blueberry mixture over the baked French toasts.
- Let it rest for a few minutes and then serve.