Rum Raisin Bread Pudding

Light and tasty, this dessert ends any meal with great eating.
  • Prep Time : 20 min
  • Cook Time : 45 min
  • Ready Time : 1 hour, 5 min



  • 10 to 12 slices French bread
  • 3/4 cup California natural raisins
  • 1/4 cup California golden raisins
  • 2 1/4 cups low-fat milk
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons butter
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon rum extract
  • 3/4 cup egg substitute
  • Powdered sugar; for garnish


Spray 11×7-inch non-reactive baking dish with cooking spray. Cut bread into 1-inch cubes to yield about 8 cups; spread evenly in bottom of pan and sprinkle with raisins. Set aside.

In a medium saucepan, heat half-and-half with butter, stirring until butter is melted. Cool for 10 minutes. In a medium bowl, whisk sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, rum extract and egg substitute together. Then, slowly whisk in butter mixture until well blended. Pour over bread cubes and toss to coat all. Let stand for 1 hour.

Preheat oven to 350°F. Place baking dish with pudding into a larger pan containing 1-inch hot water. Bake for 35 minutes or until mixture is set and sharp knife inserted in center comes out clean. Cool and serve warm, dusted with powdered sugar, if desired.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories 290 (19% from fat); Total Fat 6g (sat 3g, mono 2g, poly 0g, trans 0g ); Cholesterol 15mg; Protein 9g; Carbohydrate 52g; (Dietary Fiber 2g; Sugars 33g; ); Iron 2mg; Sodium 310mg; Calcium 126mg; Potassium 369mg

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