Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Bread pudding with lemon sauce

1 loaf day old French bread torn into pieces
1/3 cup golden raisins
4 large eggs
2 cups sugar
1 teaspoons vanilla
4 cups whole milk
½ teaspoon cinnamon
2 pinches nutmeg
½ cup butter 1 to 1 ½ cups confectioners’ sugar
¼ cup lemon juice

To make Pudding:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees
Spray 9 x 13 baking pan
Scatter bread pieces and raisins on bottom of pan
Whish together eggs sugar, vanilla milk, cinnamon and nutmeg
Pour mixture evenly over bread
Let stand ½ hour for bread to absorb liquid
Bake for 1 hour until pudding puffs up and browns slightly on top

To make sauce

Melt butter. Wish in confectioner’s sugar and lemon juice until smooth. Can thin out with a little water if needed.

Serve warm or at room temp with warm sauce.

Adams  Family Cookbook