Stupid-Easy Recipe for Easy Challah French Toast Casserole (#1 Top-Rated)


This French toast is baked right in the oven so you don’t have to stand over the stove flipping bread all morning. It’s the perfect dish for feeding a crowd!

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this easy-to-make recipe for Easy Challah French Toast Casserole.

1. Info for Easy Challah French Toast Casserole

  • Cook Time: 1 Hr 0 Min
  • Total Time: 1 Hr 0 Min
  • Servings: 9
  • Calories: 153.73 kcal

2. Ingredients for Easy Challah French Toast Casserole

  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 lb. day-old challah
  • 8 eggs
  • 1/2 cup (100g) sugar
  • 3 3/4 cups whole milk
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. orange zest (optional)
  • 1/8 tsp. salt
  • Powdered sugar (for dusting)
  • Maple syrup (for serving)

3. Directions:

3.1 Preheat

Preheat the oven to 350°F.

3.2 Prep

Spray a 9×13-inch baking dish liberally with nonstick cooking spray. Set aside.

Cut the bread into 1-inch cubes and transfer to a large mixing bowl. Set aside.

In another large mixing bowl, combine the eggs, sugar, milk, vanilla extract, cinnamon, orange zest, and salt and whisk until smooth. Add the bread cubes, and fold into mixture with a rubber spatula.

Transfer bread mixture to the prepared baking dish.

3.3 Oven

Bake the French toast on middle rack of oven until golden brown on top, and a toothpick inserted in the center of a piece comes out clean, 45-50 minutes.

3.4 Check

Check to see that French toast is done. Remove from oven or add time as needed.

3.5 Serve

Allow French toast to cool for at least 10 minutes. Prior to serving, plate toast (cut as desired), sift powdered sugar over the top, and drizzle with maple syrup. Refrigerate leftovers for 2-3 days.


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