Village Green Inn, Falmouth, Massachusetts www.villagegreeninn.com
& Spice Bake Toast
time: 30 minutes;
time: 1 hour;
time: 5 to 10 minutes.
8 to 10.
large loaf French or Italian bread
1/2 cups milk or light cream
medium-sized cooking apples. ((Cortland,. Maclntosh, or
of a stick butter
Slice bread into 1 1/2 inch slices.
Spray- 9 X 13 inch glass pan with corn oil or nonstick
Place bread. in glass dish, placing tightly together.
In separate bowl, beat together eggs, 1/2 cup sugar, milk, and
vanilla (by hand, with -whisk, for about 30 seconds). Pour
one-half of egg-milk mixture over bread.
Peel, core and slice apples. Place sliced apples on top
of bread to cover.
Pour balance of egg-milk mixture evenly over apples-
Mix remaining ½ cup sugar with cinnamon and nutmeg and
sprinkle evenly over top of apples.
Dot with butter. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
Next day, preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Uncover dish and bake in oven 1 hour- It will rise high and brown
- 11. Remove
from oven and allow to rest for 5 to 10 minutes before serving.
- 12. Cut into
squares and serve warm with maple syrup.
Top with whipped cream and garnish with a sprig of fresh mint.