Apple-Almond French Toast Sandwich
Treat you and your family to a tasty french toast sandwich that they are sure to love.
8 Slices Dempster's® 100% Whole Wheat Bread
3 Gala apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced
3 tbsp (45 mL) Brown sugar
Pinch of salt
2 tbsp (30 mL) Butter
1 tbsp (15 mL) Milk
1/2 tsp (2 mL) Cinnamon (optional)
4 Slices White Cheddar cheese
1/2 (125 mL) Almond butter
1 tbsp (15 mL) Vegetable oil
Toasted almonds, chopped
TOSS apples with brown sugar and a pinch of salt. Heat butter in a medium skillet over medium heat. Add apples and cook for 3-4 minutes or until golden brown. Set aside.
WHISK together eggs, milk and cinnamon in a shallow casserole and set aside.
SPREAD four slices of bread with almond butter. Divide apples between the four slices of bread| top each with a slice of cheese and the remaining bread slices.
HEAT oil in a large non-stick pan over medium heat. Dip each sandwich in the egg mixture and place in the hot pan. Cook for 2-3 minutes per side or until golden brown and the cheese has melted. Remove from pan and drizzle with maple syrup and a sprinkle of toasted almonds.
Tip: Serve with fresh berries or crisp apple slices.