French Toast Casserole with Pineapple Cream Cheese

Pineapple cream cheese is the secret ingredient for this fix-ahead dish. Serve with your favorite French toast toppings!

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Additional Time:
8 hrs
Total Time:
8 hrs 40 mins
1 9x13-inch casserole


  • cooking spray

  • 1 loaf French bread, cut into 3/4-inch slices

  • 1 (8 ounce) container cream cheese spread with pineapple

  • 4 eggs

  • 1 cup milk

  • ¼ cup white sugar

  • 2 tablespoons melted butter

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ¼ teaspoon salt


  1. Spray a 9x13-inch casserole with cooking spray.

  2. Spread a dollop of cream cheese onto a slice of bread, then cover with another slice to make a little sandwich. Repeat with remaining bread and cream cheese. Place sandwiches in a single layer in the prepared casserole.

  3. Whisk together eggs, milk, sugar, melted butter, cinnamon, and salt in a bowl; pour over sandwiches in the casserole, making sure bread is completely saturated with egg mixture. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate, 8 hours to overnight.

  4. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C).

  5. Remove plastic wrap and place casserole in the preheated oven. Bake until top is golden brown, 25 to 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

238 Calories
10g Fat
30g Carbs
8g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 238
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 10g 12%
Saturated Fat 5g 27%
Cholesterol 83mg 28%
Sodium 418mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 30g 11%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 9g
Protein 8g
Vitamin C 0mg 1%
Calcium 64mg 5%
Iron 2mg 9%
Potassium 100mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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