Grilled Stuffed Blueberry Marscapone French Toast

  • serves 6

 

25 Ratings
Directions for: Grilled Stuffed Blueberry Marscapone French Toast

Ingredients

1 loaf Brioche bread

½ cup cream cheese, at room temperature

½ cup marscapone cheese cold

3 Tbsp confectioners’ sugar

Zest of 2 lemons

¾ cup blueberries

5 eggs

1 ½ cup half-and-half or milk

1 tsp vanilla extract

Pinch of kosher salt

Freshly grated nutmeg

Oil for coating grill grate

Maple syrup warmed slightly

2 Tbsp melted butter for brushing

Directions

1. Slice bread ½ inch thickness 12 slices.

2. In a medium bowl, mix together the cream cheese, mascarpone, the confectioners’ sugar, and the lemon zest.

3. Spread the filling equally on 6 slices of bread and top with blueberries. Place the remaining 6 pieces of bread on top of the filling, like a sandwich and press gently to close.

4. Place the stuffed bread on a large baking tray.

5. Whisk together the eggs, half and half, vanilla, a grating of nutmeg, and a pinch of salt.

6. Dip the bread in mixture, soak for 1 minute and let excess mixture drip off.

7. Heat the grill to medium heat 350°F (180°C) and oil grill to prevent sticking.

8. Place each of the French toast on the grill and cook until nicely browned and crisp on the outside, about 3 minutes per side. Watch closely for burning.

9. Transfer French toast to a platter, brush with melted butter. Drizzle with maple syrup and serve.

See more: North American, Grill, Fruit, Rice/Grain, Breakfast, Main, Lunch, BBQ


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