Thursday, September 29, 2011

Panettone French Toast

I recently received two samples of Bauducco Panettone through the Foodbuzz Tastemaker program.


Everyone was very excited to try the panettone, especially the one with Hershey’s chocolate chips:




The panettone tasted great as is, and even though it was really hot and summery at the end of September here in California, it put me into a holiday kind of mood. Panettone is a traditional bread eaten around Christmas and New Year’s time in Italy and elsewhere in Europe, and growing up, I ate Panettone quite regularly.

The panettone we received came with some recipes, and one of it was for French toast.


I don’t make French toast very often, but hubby and the toddler love it, so I made some. Since the panettone is quite rich, I decided it would be perfect for dessert. I followed the recipe but substituted Greek yogurt for the sour cream and also added a few vanilla drops to the egg mixture.




A nice, sweet treat! I froze the rest of the bread, and we’ll enjoy it little by little as a special treat once in a while over the next few months. Thanks Bauducco Panettone and Foodbuzz Tastemaker program for making our lives a bit sweeter! Smile

Questions: Have you ever had panettone? If so, do you like it? Do you like French toast? 

Be well,
Andrea

7 comments:

  1. dear sweet EVERYTHING SWEET, Andrea.
    My girl would looove this :)

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  2. First, your son is adorable and his plate looks great. I'm not such a panetonne person but adore french toast. My family does as well.

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  3. Aww, look at the toddler just staring at his french toast, waiting patiently for you to take his picture with the food :) I love it.

    I have never tried (or even heard of) panettone. Or at least I don't think I have (my grandma may have made this once, but I just don't remember!). There are many Italian foods that I have tried, but just don't remember.
    And of course, I LOVE French toast. Who doesn't?! Especially with berries and Greek yogurt. Great idae making it a dessert!

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  4. what a fun bread to try! I've never seen this!

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  5. No never had it. Have seen it in shops when we were on holiday in Italy but never bought it. It looks delicious.

    I do love French toast but haven't made it that often. Thanks for tip because I'm going to remember this and make it again soon.

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  6. love french toast!! Usually make it with cinnamon swirl bread but this looks tasty too :)

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  7. I have never had that bread but boy oh boy do I LOVE french toast!!!

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