FOR CREAMY MAPLE SYRUP:
COMBINE sugar, 1/2 cup evaporated milk, syrup and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract in small saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat; stir in 2 tablespoons butter. Makes 1 1/2 cups.
FOR FRENCH TOAST:
WHISK together eggs, remaining 1 cup evaporated milk, vanilla extract and cinnamon in medium bowl.
MELT 1 tablespoon butter in large, nonstick skillet over medium heat. Dip 4 slices bread in milk mixture and then place in skillet. Cook about 2 minutes per side or until golden. Repeat 2 more times with with 2 tablespoons butter and remaining bread. Keep warm in oven. Serve with warm Creamy Maple Syrup. Refrigerate any leftover syrup for another use.
TIP: One 12 fl. oz. can of NESTLÉ® CARNATION® is all the evaporated milk you will need for this recipe.