My husband and I are retired and our children are all grown, so this small-size dessert works perfectly for us. When my oldest son comes to eat, dinner wouldn't be complete if I didn't serve this bread pudding for dessert. -LaVerna Mjones, Moorhead, Minnesota
Recommended: 24 Christmas Puddings for the Holiday Season
VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 1 cup soft bread cubes
- 1 large egg
- 2/3 cup whole milk
- 3 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1 tablespoon butter, melted
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- Dash salt
- 1/3 cup raisins
- 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
- Whipped cream and ground cinnamon
- Place bread cubes in a greased 20-oz. baking dish.
- In a bowl, whisk egg and milk. Add brown sugar, butter, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt; mix well. Pour over bread; sprinkle with raisins and nuts.
- Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 35-40 minutes or until a knife inserted in the center comes out clean.
- Serve warm with whipped cream; sprinkle with cinnamon. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Raisin-Nut Bread Pudding in Reminisce November/December 2003, p50