Preparation time: 20 minutes
Cooking time: 1 hour
Difficulty: Easy - for beginners
Dietary guidance: v n
2 cups milk
2/3 cups half and half
3/4 cup white sugar
2 tbsp vanilla extract
6 cups cubed French bread
4 bananas, sliced
1 1/2 cups finely chopped fun size Mars bars
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 9x13x2 rectangular glass baking dish and line w/ greased parchment paper.
In a large mixing bowl, mix eggs, milk, half-and-half, sugar, and vanilla extract. Stir in bread, bananas, and Mars bars. Let ingredients soak into bread for a few minutes. Pour into prepared glass dish.
Cover dish with aluminum foil and bake in preheated oven for 50 minutes. Remove foil and continue cooking for another 10 minutes to lightly brown top. Remove when a knife inserted in center comes out clean.