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Amaretto Bread Pudding

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“So far I have not made this but had it at a friends house. Will be making it but wanted to post it. It is so good.”
1hr 15mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook's note: When not using the Amaretto sauce, add 4 tablespoons of Amaretto liqueur to the bread mixture.
  2. Preliminaries: Break the bread into small pieces and place in a medium bowl.
  3. Cover with the half-and-half.
  4. Cover the bowl and let stand for 1 hour.
  5. Grease a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with the butter.
  6. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.
  7. In a small bowl beat together the eggs, sugar, and almond extract.
  8. Stir the mixture into the bread and milk.
  9. Gently fold in the raisins and almonds, if desired.
  10. Spread the mixture evenly in the prepared dish.
  11. Bake 50 minutes, until golden.
  12. Remove and cool.
  13. Sauce: In the top of a double boiler over simmering water, combine butter and sugar.
  14. Stir constantly until the sugar is dissolved and the mixture is very hot.
  15. Remove from the heat and whisk in the egg.
  16. Continue whisking untiln the sauce has come to room temperature.
  17. Add the liqueur.

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