Panera Bread (called St. Louis Bread Company in the St. Louis metropolitan area) is a chain of bakery–café quick casual restaurants in the United States and Canada that sells breads, sandwiches, soups, salads, and other bakery items. This site will provide copycat recipes and recipes using products sold at the Panera Bread restaurants. Panera Bread Co. has 1,736 bakery cafes in 45 states and Canada under the Panera Bread, Saint Louis Bread Co. and Paradise Bakery & Cafe brands.
Cinnamon French Toast Ice Cream Sandwiches
5 eggs, beaten
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 gallon of your favorite ice cream
In small bowl, mix eggs, cinnamon, and vanilla extract. Dip sliced bread into egg mixture and place in a skillet at medium high heat. Grill each side of the bread for approximately 45 seconds. Let bread cool.
Place one scoop of ice cream onto one piece of bread and spread. Place second piece of bread on top to form sandwich. Wrap sandwich with wax paper or plastic wrap and place in freezer for 1 to 2 hours before serving.
Yield: 6 to 8 sandwiches