8 slices of stale or fresh white bread with crusts removed, cubed
1/2 lb cream cheese cubed
1 large green apple, peeled and cubed
6 large eggs
1 c whole milk
1 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
3 tbl powdered sugar
Maple or fruit syrup for drizzling
Powered sugar

*Preheat oven to 375

*Cover bottom of 8" round 3 1/2" deep pan with 1/2 bread cubes
*Scatter cream cheese evenly over bread; sprinkle with chopped apple and cover with remaining bread crumbs
*Bead eggs, milk and cinnamon until well blended; Pour over bread
*Bake until eggs are set & apples are slightly crunchy, approx 35 minutes
*Sprinkle with powered sugar and serve with syrup if desired