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Cranberry Bread Pudding


Cranberry Bread Pudding

Cranberry Bread Pudding

Yield

Makes 12 servings

Ingredients

1 quart milk
2 cups sugar
1 cup dried sweetened cranberries
5 eggs, lightly beaten
2 tablespoons vanilla
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 loaf (16 ounces) French bread, torn in small pieces
1-1/2 cups sugar
1 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup milk
1/2 to 3/4 cup brandy

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray 13X9-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  2. Combine 1 quart milk, 2 cups sugar, cranberries, eggs, vanilla, baking powder and cinnamon in large bowl; stir until well blended. Add bread and toss to blend thoroughly. Pour mixture into prepared dish. Bake 50 to 70 minutes or until golden and knife inserted into center comes out clean.
  3. For Brandy Sauce, combine 1-1/2 cups sugar with butter and 1/2 cup milk in small saucepan. Heat over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until butter melts and sugar dissolves. Remove from heat. Stir in brandy.
  4. Cut bread pudding into squares. Spoon sauce over each serving.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 3X4-inch slice pudding plus 1/4 cup sauce
Sodium 783 mg
Protein 9 g
Fiber 2 g
Carbohydrate 89 g
Cholesterol 140 mg
Saturated Fat 12 g
Total Fat 21 g
Calories from Fat 31 %
Calories 604

Dietary Exchange

Fat 4
Starch 6

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