French Toast

French toast is a favorite breakfast food in our house. Many years ago we combined a couple of recipes together to make one that we love best. In our opinion it is the nutmeg that gives it that extra special flavor that we love.

French Toast from Starts At Eight

French Toast

Mixture Ingredients:

  • 5 eggs
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 3 Tbsps brown sugar
  • 3/4tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 Tbsp ground cinnamon

Extra Ingredients:

  • 12 slices of bread
  • powdered sugar
  • syrup
  • shortening


  1. Combine all Mixture Ingredients in a large bowl.
  2. Use any type of bread you prefer (we usually use wheat bread) and dunk each piece, being sure to cover thoroughly on both sides, into the liquid mixture.
  3. After a piece of bread is coated place it into a shortening greased frying pan.
  4. Cook on medium heat until golden brown.
  5. Sprinkle cooked french toast with powdered sugar.
  6. Serve with syrup.