Diner-Style Garnish: Strawberries and melon wedges
- Portion size 4 servings
- Credits : Canadian Living Magazine: May 2006
In large shallow bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, half of the granulated sugar and the almond extract; set aside.
In small bowl, mix cheese, remaining granulated sugar and amaretto; spread over bread. Spread cherry jam over 4 of the slices; sandwich with remaining bread, cheese side down, pressing firmly.
Dip each sandwich into egg mixture, turning to soak. Place on greased rimmed baking sheet; pour any remaining egg mixture over top. Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 12 hours.)
Bake in 375°F (190°C) oven, turning once, until golden, 25 minutes. Sprinkle with almonds and icing sugar (if using).
Nutritional facts <b>Per serving:</b> about
- Sodium 602 mg
- Protein 16 g
- Calories 456.0
- Total fat 13 g
- Cholesterol 196 mg
- Saturated fat 5 g
- Total carbohydrate 68 g
- Iron 21.0
- Folate 42.0
- Calcium 15.0
- Vitamin A 12.0
- Vitamin C 5.0