Introduction: Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole

About: Hey y'all! My name is Lydia and I want to share my passion for cooking/baking with everyone!

Ever felt stuck when hosting and have guests stay the night? I know I get nervous thinking what can I make that taste great and comes together fast and isn't much hassle (just so I can get as much time with my loved ones without having to spend hours in the kitchen). This casserole is perfect for hosting or a late brunch or anytime you want something delicious. So if you want to learn how to make a Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole, follow along with my step by step instructions or watch the video below. Let's go!


Step 1: Ingredients

  • 2 cans Cinnamon rolls (store bought)
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 3 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • Icing from cinnamon roll packages
  • Weight Converter (if you need help converting the measurements)

Step 2: Preheat Oven and Grease Baking Dish

Preheat over 350 degrees F. Grease a 9x13 casserole dish.

Step 3: Melt Butter and Sugar

In a saucepan, melt butter with sugar, once melted add the butter and sugar mixture to a large bowl.

Step 4: Add Eggs, Cream and Spices

Add in eggs, cream, cinnamon, nutmeg and vanilla to the large bowl that has the melted butter and sugar.

Step 5: Beat Mixture

Beat until everything is combined, scrape the sides of the bowl.

Step 6: Cut the Cinnamon Rolls

Open canned cinnamon rolls, slice each cinnamon roll into fourths. Place cinnamon roll pieces into the bowl of egg mixture and toss to thoroughly coat.

Step 7: Pour Mixture Into Baking Dish

Then pour the mixture into a greased casserole dish and spread out evenly. Sprinkle with pecans.

Step 8: Bake

Bake for 35-40 minutes (rotate halfway thought baking). Remove casserole from oven. Drizzle icing from the cinnamon rolls evenly on top casserole.

Step 9: Enjoy!

Enjoy this goodness with your loved ones!

Step 10: Video Tutorial

If you prefer a video tutorial, you can watch it here!