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Cinnamon French Toast

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If you love french toast your love this even better. I make it for my husband every Valentine's day it's his favorite.


1 cup maple syrup
3 tbsp unsalted butter
3 tsp cinnamon
3 large eggs
1 cup half & half
2 tsp vanilla
4 (1") thick slices cinnamon raisin bread


In medium saucepan bring syrup,1 tbsp butter and 1 tsp cinnamon to boil, boil for 2 min. In bowl whisk eggs, half & half, vanilla, 3 tbsp syrup mixture and remaining 1 tsp cinnamon. Place bread slices in large baking dish. Pour egg mixture over bread, turn to coat. Pierce bread serveral times with fork.
let stand 5 min. Melt 1 tbsp butter in large skillet on med-high heat. Add bread and cook till brown, about 3 min. Add 1 tbsp butter to skillet turn bread over and cook till brown, about 3 min. Serve with remaining syrup mixture.
Makes 2 serving.