Recipe: raspberry bread pudding

Recipe: raspberry bread pudding

Raspberry Bread Pudding
Bread Pudding
5 cups toasted bread cubes
2 1/2 cups scalded milk
2 eggs
2 egg yolks
1 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon almond extract
2 tablespoons melted butter
12 ounces fresh or frozen raspberries*
Whipped cream for garnish

Raspberry Sauce
1 (10 ounce) package frozen raspberries
1/2 cup raspberry jam
Few drops lemon juice
Sugar, optional
1 tablespoon raspberry liqueur, optional, or use blackberries,
Marion berries, loganberries, etc.

Bread Pudding: Place toasted bread cubes in crockpot.

In a separate bowl, mix scaled milk, eggs, egg yolks, sugar, almond extract and melted butter together.

Defrost berries; drain off any excess juice and mix berries with bread cubes. Pour milk mixture on top and gently press bread into milk mixture with the back of a spoon. Do not stir mixture. Set crockpot on LOW and cook for 4 to 6 hours.

Serve warm with a dollop of whipped cream or drizzle with Raspberry Sauce.

Raspberry Sauce: Defrost raspberries. Place raspberries, raspberry jam and lemon juice into a food processor or blender. Puree until smooth; taste and add sugar, if desired. Strain through a sieve to remove seeds.

Add raspberry liqueur, if desired. Drizzle sauce over warm Raspberry Bread Pudding.

Recipe: raspberry bread pudding