Cinnamon Toast Strata
1 stick (4 oz) butter, softened
3 tbls cinnamon
8 slices of bread
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 cups milk
3 tbls maple syrup
In a small bowl, mash butter with cinnamon. Spread on bread.
Arrange 4 slices of bread in bottom of a 2 quart baking dish,
buttered side up, triming to fix. Sprinkle wtih 2 tbls sugar.
Top with remaining bread, buttered side DOWN. Sprinkle with
In a medium bowl, whisk eggs, milk and maple syrup, blending very
well. Pour slowly over bread. Cover with foil and refridgerate
Preheat oven to 350F. Bake strata uncovered for 45 minutes. or
until puffed, golden and set. Serve with additional maple syrup
on the side.