These Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups are quick and easy to make and a fun, finger-friendly treat for breakfast or brunch (silverware optional). They are filled with Nutella and rolled in cinnamon sugar – does it get any better?

Nutella French Toast Roll Ups
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Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups

If you love breakfast and traditional French toast, you are going to love these Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups. They are bursting with flavor and are so much fun to eat.

Hi everyone, this is Kathy from Lemon Blossoms and I am glad to be back as a contributor for Princess Pinky Girl!

I cannot begin to tell you how much my family loves these French Toast Roll-Ups! The thin layers of bread are slathered with creamy Nutella, dunked into sweet custard, sautéed to perfection and then rolled in cinnamon sugar. The result is mouthwatering deliciousness.

Serve these along side our Omelette in a Hole or Sheet Pan Pancakes for a breakfast that will have everyone talking! 

Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups

Are you as crazy about Nutella as I am? After you try this recipe, be sure to check out some of Jenn’s other Nutella recipes. This Cinnamon Nutella Pull-Apart Bread is another favorite and don’t miss her Nutella Banana Bread Bites.

Nutella French Toast Roll Ups with nutella oozing out of center


Just a few common ingredients (that you probably already have at home) is all you need to make this delicious treat! 

  • Nutella
  • Bread (white works best, but whole grain will work too!
  • Milk
  • Eggs
  • Sugar
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Cinnamon
  • Butter
  • Syrup (optional…but come on!)

PRO TIP: Looking for some other ingredients to make your stuffed french toast? Try replacing the Nutella with peanut butter or cream cheese mixed with cinnamon sugar. You can even slice some fresh fruit, like bananas or strawberries, and include them in the spread! 

Ingredients for Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups - eggs, sugar, bread, vanilla, cinnamon

How To Make Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups

The process is super simple.

  1. Trim off the crust from each slice of bread.
  2. Using a rolling pin and flatten the piece of bread. No need to work out your frustrations here – the bread is pretty soft and not much effort is needed.
  3. Spread each slice of bread with a layer of Nutella. Control the urge to eat everything that has Nutella on it.
  4. Tightly roll each bread slice.
  5. In a shallow dish or bowl, whisk the eggs and milk, sugar and vanilla extract and set aside. In a separate bowl, mix the sugar and cinnamon.
  6. Dip each Nutella French Toast Roll-Up into the milk and egg mixture. A quick dip is all you need! We don’t want to soak up too much of the liquid custard.
  7. Then saute each roll over medium heat in melted butter until golden brown and slightly crispy. Remove from the pan and roll each roll-up in the cinnamon sugar.

By now, I can guarantee your kitchen smells amazing and you are more than ready to start eating (that is if you have not already taken a bite of a warm and sugary Nutella French Toast Roll-Up – I know they are hard to resist!)

How to make Nutella French Toast Roll Ups

These Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups are amazing by themselves or dunked into some warm maple syrup.

Serve them with a few bacon slices, check out my tips for How To Perfectly Cook Bacon in the Oven the way restaurants do it – no mess, no splatters, crispy bacon every time, add some fresh berries for breakfast/brunch or serve them as an appetizer at a children’s party, or let’s be honest, adults love them too!

Nutella French Toast Roll Ups dipping into syrup
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Nutella French Toast Roll Ups Square on a plate with strawberries

Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups

Serves — 8
These Nutella French Toast Roll-Ups are quick and easy to make and a fun, finger-friendly treat for breakfast or brunch.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 18 minutes



  • 8 slices white or wheat bread
  • 4 tablespoons Nutella
  • ¼ cup milk
  • 1 large egg (or 2 medium eggs)
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • Maple syrup for serving (optional)


  • Trim the crusts off the bread. With a rolling pin, roll each slice of bread until flattened.
  • Spread each slice of bread with a layer of Nutella (about 1/2 tablespoon per slice), and tightly roll up the bread slices.
  • In a small shallow bowl, whisk together the milk, egg, sugar and vanilla. Set aside.
  • In a separate small shallow bowl, mix together the sugar and cinnamon and set aside.
  • In a large nonstick saute pan over medium heat, melt the butter. Dip each Nutella French Toast roll-up in the milk and egg mixture. Place the roll-ups in the pan and cook for about 2 minutes, turning them as needed until they are golden brown and slightly crisp on all sides. Repeat until all the roll-ups are sauteed.
  • Immediately after removing the roll-ups from the saute pan, roll them through the cinnamon-sugar mixture until all sides are coated. Serve them warm with some maple syrup on the side.

Nutrition Info

Calories: 197kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 35mg | Sodium: 176mg | Potassium: 85mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 175IU | Calcium: 91mg | Iron: 1.4mg

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  1. 5 stars
    I just made these in my air fryer, I was very impressed. They turned out perfectly, a little rich but still sooo delicious!

  2. 5 stars
    We made these during the weekend and they were a big hit! So delicious. Next time I must triple the recipe 🙂

  3. Most unhealthy breakfast food idea around. Please create some things that benefit the body.

    1. 5 stars
      Keep your unhelpful comments to yourself. Everyone is not bound by your dieting choices. These are delicious!! And guess what?? We’re an active family, so we’re still not overweight or unhealthy!