Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

Make your own syrup for French Toast Strata, pancakes, or waffles. Use more or less cinnamon according to your preferences.


  1. Combine sugar, cornstarch, and cinnamon in a small saucepan.
  2. Stir in apple juice and lemon juice.
  3. Cook and stir over medium heat until thickened and bubbly.
  4. Cook 2 minutes.
  5. Remove from heat and add butter.
  6. Serve with French Toast or pancakes or waffles.
Most Helpful

Miss Annie, this is a great syrup, I did use it over the French Toast Strata, and I did add a few finely chopped apples to give it a little crunch! TY for the emergency post of a super recipe!

LAURIE April 22, 2003

Loved this, had over whole wheat cinnamon apple pancakes.

Shannon Holmes September 30, 2007

A wonderful companion to the French Toast Strata. Thanks!

Schwabina January 27, 2007