Where I live I make French Toast

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  1. Swedish John

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    what makes that toast ''french''?
     
  3. crazypreacher

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    Freedom toast
     
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  4. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    The earliest known reference to French toast is in the Apicius, a collection of Latin recipes dating to the 4th or 5th century; the recipe mentions soaking in milk, but not egg, and gives it no special name, just aliter dulcia"another sweet dish".[4] There is a 14th-century German recipe under the name "Arme Ritter" "poor knights",[5] a name also used in the Scandinavian languages.

    In the 14th century, Taillevent presents a recipe for "tostées dorées".[6]

    There are 15th-century English recipes for "pain perdu"[7] (French for "lost [or wasted] bread", suggesting that the dish is a use for bread which has gone stale).

    Various versions of French toast under a variety of names—"suppe dorate", "soupys yn dorye", etc.—were prepared throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. They were sometimes served with game birds.[8] An Austrian and Bavarian term is "Pavese", perhaps related to a kind of wooden shield or to zuppa pavese, both referring to Pavia, Italy.
     
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    Damm :lunch: I miss the Tick Tock diner
     
  6. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    I don't think that answers your question.
     
  7. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    Tik Tok Diner french toast:

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    in France they just call it "toast" :dontknow:
     
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    My french toast I make at work with fresh fruit, English cream, and strawberry coulis


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    Can they not eat just lightly toasted bread with a little butter or jelly? I imagine they can not. :jj:
     
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    John hates America.
     
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    too much healthy stuff
     
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    these things are fucking delish

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    : oy:
     
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    The french faggots don't have chicken and waffles. :owned:
     
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    Where I live, I would like some French toast.
     
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    Do French toast sticks count?
     
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    :no:
     
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