Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce

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  • 25 min prep time
  • 2 hr 20 min total time
  • 17 ingredients
  • 12 servings

Ingredients

Bread Pudding

4
large whole eggs
1
large egg yolk
3/4
cup sugar
2 1/2
cups milk
2 1/2
cups whipping (heavy) cream
1
tablespoon vanilla
1
teaspoon ground cinnamon
12
oz French or other firm bread, cut into 1/2-inch slices, then cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces (10 cups)
1/2
cup raisins, if desired
2
tablespoons sugar
1/2
teaspoon ground cinnamon
2
tablespoons butter or margarine, melted

Whiskey Sauce

1/2
cup butter or margarine
2
tablespoons water
1
large egg
1
cup sugar
2
tablespoons whiskey or bourbon or 1 teaspoon brandy extract

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 325°F. Grease bottom and sides of 13x9-inch glass baking dish with shortening or spray with cooking spray.
  2. 2 In large bowl, beat 4 whole eggs, 1 egg yolk and 3/4 cup sugar with wire whisk until well blended. Beat in milk, whipping cream, vanilla and 1 teaspoon cinnamon until well blended. Stir in 7 cups of the bread pieces and the raisins. Let stand 20 minutes. Pour into baking dish. Lightly press remaining 3 cups bread pieces on top of mixture in baking dish.
  3. 3 In small bowl, stir 2 tablespoons sugar and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon until well blended. Brush top of bread mixture with melted 2 tablespoons butter; sprinkle with cinnamon-sugar. Bake uncovered 55 to 65 minutes or until top is puffed and light golden brown (center will jiggle slightly). Cool 30 minutes.
  4. 4 Meanwhile, in 1-quart saucepan, melt 1/2 cup butter over low heat; do not allow to simmer. Remove from heat; cool 10 minutes. Mix water and 1 egg in small bowl; stir into butter until blended. Stir in 1 cup sugar. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved and mixture begins to boil; remove from heat. Stir in whiskey. Cool at least 10 minutes before serving.
  5. 5 Serve sauce over warm bread pudding. Store remaining dessert and sauce covered in refrigerator.

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