Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert

bbqideas - Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert


Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert

Did you know that strata is Italian for layers?  So you’ll be happy to know that this “strata” is packed with delicious layers, so be ready to sink your teeth into cream cheese, cranberries, cinnamon and french bread.Make this recipe the night before to allow it to chill over night and then pop it into the oven for a rich and delicious brunch.  Drizzle maple syrup to sweeten it up a bit more.

Find more recipes at www.culinary.net.

Watch video to learn how to make this delicious recipe!


Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert

What you’ll need:

  • French Bread
  • 8 ounce cream cheese
  • Dried cranberries
  • Eggs
  • Maple Syrup
  • Ground cinnamon

Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered DessertCranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
In a greased 2-quart baking dish, tear off pieces from 1/2 of the French bread and put into dish.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered DessertCranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
Cut the creamcheese into slices and place over the bread pieces.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
Sprinkle the dried cranberries over the creamcheese and bread pieces.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
Top cranberries with remaining broken french bread pieces.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered DessertCranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
In a medium bowl, mix together eggs, milk and maple syrup.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
Pour egg and milk mixture over bread and lightly press down the bread to saturate in the liquid mixture.  Sprinkle with ground cinnamon.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert
Cover with aluminum foil and bake for 45 minutes.  Remove the foil and bake for another 20 minutes.  Full recipe instructions below.
Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered DessertCranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert

Cranberry Strata

  • 8 cups           French Bread (Crusty)
  • 1 8 oz           package of cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup         dried cranberries
  • 6                   eggs
  • 2 ¼ cups       milk
  • 1/3 cup         maple syrup
  • ½ tsp            ground cinnamon or nutmeg
  1. In a greased 2-quart rectangular baking dish, arrange half of the bread pieces, about 4 cups.
  2. Cut cream cheese into 8-10 slices and arrange over the bread chunks.
  3. Sprinkle cranberries over bread chunks.
  4. Top with remaining bread pieces (4 cups).
  5. In a medium bowl beat together eggs, milk and maple syrup.
  6. Pour over bread in dish.
  7. Sprinkle with ground cinnamon.
  8. Lightly press down with back of spoon or spatula to saturate bread with egg mixture.
  9. Cover and chill for up to 24 hours.
  10. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  11. Bake covered for 45 minutes.
  12. Uncover then bake for 20 minutes more.
  13. Let stand for 10 minutes before serving.
  14. Serve warm and topped with maple syrup, if desired.

Sponsored By:
Culinary.net

'); }());

Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert

Cranberry Strata Recipe: Delicious Layered Dessert64total visits,1visits today

Posted in: Recipes

About the Author:

Your Online Source for BBQ Articles, Recipes, Tips and Tricks. Follow us whether you are a backyard griller, weekend warrior, smoking or grilling, home cook or professional...and everything in between.. You can join in a community that shares. Find us on Social Media. If you like what we are doing, leave a comment, tell a friend or bookmark us and visit again! This post may be sponsored or contain affiliate links, but all opinions are our own. We may earn money if purchases are made through links (at no additional cost to you) which helps support this site and keep the content free.

Post a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Shopping cart

Subtotal
Shipping and discount codes are added at checkout.
Checkout
%d bloggers like this: