Grandma’s Old-Fashioned Bread Pudding with Vanilla Sauce!

Ingredients

  • • 4 cups (8 slices) cubed white bread
  • • 1/2 cup raisins
  • • 2 cups milk
  • • 1/4 cup butter
  • • 1/2 cup sugar
  • • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg

Sauce Ingredients:

  • • 1/2 cup butter
  • • 1/2 cup sugar
  • • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • • 1 tablespoon vanilla

Instructions

Directions for Pudding :

  • Heat oven to 350°F. Combine bread and raisins in large bowl. Combine milk and 1/4 cup butter in 1-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat until butter is melted (4 to 7 minutes).
  • Pour milk mixture over bread; let stand 10 minutes.
  • Stir in all remaining pudding ingredients. Pour into greased 1 1/2-quart casserole. Bake for 40 to 50 minutes or until set in center.

Directions for Sauce:

  • Combine all sauce ingredients except vanilla in 1-quart saucepan.Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture thickens and comes to a full boil (5 to 8 minutes).
  • Stir in vanilla.
  • To serve, spoon warm pudding into individual dessert dishes; serve with sauce.
  • Store refrigerated