Bake an Autumn morning breakfast with caramel apple appeal! You'll love this deliciously seasonal Fall french toast recipe with make-ahead directions so it's ready to bake the moment you awake.
In a small saucepan, combine the sugar, butter and corn syrup. Cook and stir over medium heat until butter is completely incorporated.
Pour into a sprayed 9x13-inch baking pan. Top with half of the pecans, 6 slices of bread and remaining pecans. Arrange apples and remaining bread slices over the top.
In a bowl, whisk the eggs, milk, vanilla and salt. Pour over bread.
Cover and refrigerate at least 4 hours or overnight.
Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes before baking.
Bake, uncovered, at 350°F 40-45 minutes. Remove from oven and carefully invert onto serving platter.