Trying to decide what to serve with your french toast or french toast casserole for the perfect Sunday brunch? Read on for all the best side dishes to serve with this breakfast staple.
French toast is one of my favorite breakfasts. I especially love to make a casserole-style french toast bake for special occasions. This simple brioche french toast casserole recipe is one of the most popular recipes on my blog. And for good reason! It is a delicious dish that is the perfect make-ahead meal for Mother’s Day or Christmas brunch. With simple ingredients like brioche or french bread, eggs, brown sugar, milk and vanilla extract, it only takes about 5 minutes to prep. Sweet and buttery french toast is a perfect start to the day. Your whole family will love it.
If you are making french toast casserole, or a classic french toast recipe, you will need some great sides to round out your breakfast table! I’ve got you covered, with a ton of tasty options below! From dishes that take minimal effort, like simple oven-baked bacon, to fancier dishes like eggs benedict, there is something for everyone in this list. I’ve even got homemade flavored syrups and some yummy breakfast cocktails for you! Read on to find your perfect delicious side dish for french toast.
Fresh fruit is a perfect complement to french toast. Make it easy, and serve up some fresh berries or orange slices. Or, take a little bit of extra time to try out some of these other great options!
This delicious mango fruit salad recipe is a perfect side dish for french toast. Made with ripe mangos, fresh strawberries, blueberries and kiwis, this tropical fruit salad has a perfect balance of subtle sweetness and tart lime.
These air fryer bananas are quick, easy and delicious. Air fried caramelized bananas make the best breakfast topping! Put these yummy banana slices on top of your french toast casserole for a truly delicious treat. Photo credit: aubreyskitchen.com
If you love veggies, you’re going to love this super hearty and nutritious One-Pan Root Vegetable Hash. It’s ready in just 30 minutes and a great way to add some nutrients to your breakfast. Photo credit: plantbasedonabudget.com
Of course, you don’t just need sides to go with french toast. You also need toppings! Classic maple syrup, peanut butter, or almond butter are all good choices. A drizzle of maple syrup with berries and powdered sugar is my personal favorite way to top french toast. These delicious recipes for homemade syrups, compotes and whipped creams will make your breakfast truly special.
Pumpkin spice whipped cream is the perfect topping for your favorite breakfasts, coffees and desserts. It only takes a few minutes and a handful of ingredients for delicious whipped cream that is so much better than store bought.
This blackberry strawberry banana smoothie recipe is a great way to start your morning with a big serving of fresh fruit. This smoothie is deliciously sweet with a smooth and creamy texture. Your family will love it!
Poinsettia mimosas are a festive take on a classic mimosa, using cranberry juice in place of orange juice for a pretty drink that is full of holiday cheer. These beautiful cranberry cocktails are perfect for the holiday season, or any time of year!