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French toast

Bread is an important staple food for growing children. Vary the types of bread for this recipe by using rye, wholegrain or even fruit bread. This is a delicious breakfast for a weekend treat.


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  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 tsp reduced-fat milk
  • margarine or oil, for frying
  • 2 thick slices wholemeal (whole-wheat) bread 
  • 4 strawberries, sliced
  • 2 tsp honey or maple syrup


1. Combine the egg and milk in a bowl large enough to fit the bread, and beat lightly with a fork.

2. Heat the margarine or oil in a frying pan over medium heat. Dip the bread into the egg mixture, drain off the excess, then cook until golden brown on both sides. Remove to a plate, top with the strawberries and drizzle with honey or maple syrup.

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Family meals, Kids' cooking

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