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Lemon-Blueberry Stuffed French Toast

Recipe by Toby Amidor, “The Greek Yogurt Kitchen: More Than 130 Delicious, Healthy Recipes for Every Meal of the Day”

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Servings: 1 stuffed French toast

Ingredients

  • Cooking spray
  • 1 cup nonfat milk
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ loaf challah bread, preferably whole wheat
  • 1 ¼ cups fresh or frozen blueberries (thawed if frozen)
  • ¼ cup nonfat lemon Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon confectioners’ sugar

Directions

Lemon Blueberry French Toast

Photo by Hollan Publishing

Coat a large skillet with cooking spray. Heat it on the stove over medium-low heat.

In a medium bowl, whisk together the milk, eggs, vanilla extract, and cinnamon. Cut the challah into eight ½-inch-thick slices. Submerge half the slices in the egg mixture, being sure to moisten both sides. Then place soaked slices on the heated skillet and cook until golden brown, about 7 minutes. Flip and cook on the other side until browned, about 5 minutes. Remove from the skillet and keep warm. Spray skillet with cooking spray and repeat with the remaining challah slices.

To make the filling, mash the blueberries and lemon yogurt together in a small bowl.

To assemble each stuffed French toast, place 1 piece of French toast on a plate. Spread ¼ cup of the lemon-blueberry mixture over the bread. Top with another piece of French toast, and slice in half. Just before serving, sprinkle the confectioners’ sugar evenly over the stuffed French toast.

 

SERVING SIZE: 1 stuffed French toast

NUTRITION INFORMATION (PER SERVING): Calories: 379; Total Fat: 9 grams; Saturated Fat: 3 grams;

Protein: 19 grams; Total Carbohydrates: 53 grams; Sugars: 19 grams; Fiber: 6 grams; Cholesterol:

232 milligrams; Sodium: 438 milligrams