Maple-Glazed Pears With French Toast
1 cup maple syrup
4 tablespoons butter
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
5 firm but ripe pears, peeled, halved lengthwise, cored, and each half cut lengthwise 5 w
In a 10-inch saute pan over medium heat, warm the syrup adn then add the butter.
Stir until the butter is melted, about 2 minutes.
Stir in the cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt.
Add the wedges of pear and simmer, basting frequently, until the pears are tender when pie
rced with a knife, about 10 minutes. Set aside and keep warm.
To make the French toast: Combine the eggs & milk in a medium bowl; beat until well combin
ed. Add a pinch of salt.
Heat a griddle or large skillet over medium-high heat. One at a time, drunk a slice of br
ead into the egg mixture, coating both sides of the bread thoroughly.
Drunk as many slices as will fit on the griddle or pan and arrange the coated slices in th
Cook on one side until nicely browned and then turn and brown the other side.
Keep warm while you make the second batch. Have ready 4 warm plates.
Arrange 2 slices of French toast on each plate and top with some of the maple-glazed pears
, spooning extra sauce over top. Serve immediately.
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