French toast

French toast is an irresistible all-time favourite weekend breakfast with no health benefits whatsoever. Allegra walks you through the process. Gorgeous.

Ingredients

  • 50ml/2fl oz whole milk
  • 2 free-range eggs
  • 2 thick slices slightly stale brioche
  • 2 knobs unsalted butter
  • 1 tbsp caster sugar
  • pinch – ½ tsp ground cinnamon, to taste
  • 1 ripe banana, peeled and sliced
  • maple syrup, to taste