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Classic Cheese Strata

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Ingredients
  Day old bread slice 8
  Sharp american cheese/Sharp swiss cheese 6 Ounce, sliced
  Eggs 4
  Milk 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Finely chopped onion 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Prepared mustard 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1 Dash
  Paprika To Taste
Directions

Trim crusts from 4 slices of the bread.
Cut trimmed slices in half diagonally to make 8 triangles; set aside.
Arrange trimmings and remaining 4 slices untrimmed bread to cover bottom of a 9x9x2-inch baking pan.
Place cheese slices over bread in baking pan.
Arrange the 8 bread triangles in 2 rows over cheese.
Beat eggs; blend in milk, chopped onion, salt, mustard, and pepper.
Pour over bread and cheese layers.
Sprinkle with paprika.
Cover and let stand 1 hour at room temperature or several hours in the refrigerator.
Bake, uncovered, at 325° till knife inserted off-center comes out clean, about 1 hour.
Let stand 5 minutes

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Cheese

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