French Toast with Triple Crème Goat Brie, Pear & Candied Pecan Appetizer

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Nov. 26, 2013

Holiday time in our family means party time! Whenever friends and family gather, we love to enjoy a celebratory drink with delicious appetizers (and more than just chips and dip in a bowl!) to "whet our palate" in anticipation of the main course.

Ingredients

Sourdough bread loaf 1 Small , sliced into 1/2 inch pieces
Goat brie round 4 Ounce , cut into cubes (Woolwich Triple Crme Goat Brie)
Coconut milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Eggs 2 Large
Extra virgin olive oil 2 Tablespoon
Candied pecans 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Pear 1 Medium , thinly sliced

Directions

MAKING

1. In a bowl add eggs and coconut milk. Whisk well till combined.

2. Heat olive oil in a frying pan on medium heat.

3. Dip the French baguette slices in the egg mixture well and place it on the pan. Fry on both sides till golden brown. Transfer onto a plate.

4. Place a piece of Brie cheese on each slice, topped with pear and candied pecans. Secure with a toothpick.

SERVING

5. Serve the French toast as appetizer.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 341Calories from Fat 232

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 26 g40%

Saturated Fat 15 g75%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 163 mg6.79%

Total Carbohydrates 18 g6%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 5 g

Protein 10 g20%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet