You wake up mid-afternoon and your stomach is immediately begging for a pile of warm french toast from the fancy brunch place down the street, but your wallet is empty from last night’s late night pizza. Uh-oh.

But don’t freak out just yet. Head over to ALDI, grab some frozen waffles and a few fresh ingredients, and turn ’em into the gourmet french toast you can’t afford for only $0.55. In under fifteen minutes. In your microwave. This is real.

Frozen Waffle French Toast

  • 3 Fit & Active Whole Grain Waffles
  • 1 Goldhen Large Eggs
  • 1 tablespoon Friendly Farms Milk
  • 1 tablespoon Millville Cinnamon Crunch Squares, crushed
  • 1 apple
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 seconds
  • Total Time: 11 minutes
  • Servings: 1-2
  • Easy

Step 1

Whisk together egg and milk.

Step 2

Fill a plastic bag with cinnamon cereal and crush until the cereal has become powdery.

Step 3

Add the cereal to egg wash and whisk.

Step 4

Dip one side of the waffle into the egg wash.

Step 5

Chop up the apple.

Step 6

Sprinkle crushed cereal and apple pieces onto the egg-washed side of the waffle.

Step 7

Microwave for about 45 seconds.

Step 8

Garnish with syrup and powdered sugar for maximum sugar high.