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English Bread and Butter Pudding

Rated as 3.94 out of 5 Stars

"Serve it hot with custard, or eat it cut into slices when cold."
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Ingredients

1 h 55 m servings 493
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Cut the crusts from the bread, tear bread into pieces, place in a bowl and cover with milk. Let rest 30 minutes.
  2. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Butter a 1 1/2 quart baking dish.
  3. Beat melted butter, sugar, mixed spice and egg together until smooth. Beat together with soaked bread and milk. Stir in dried fruit and orange zest. Pour into prepared dish and sprinkle with nutmeg.
  4. Bake in preheated oven 75 minutes, until set.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 493 calories; 16.7 79.2 10.1 83 569 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

I'd like to try this recipe but have no clue what the ingredient "mixed spice" would be. Can anyone help?

Most helpful critical review

This is English BREAD Pudding !!! not Bread & Butter Pudding. Bread pudding is like a heavy wet fruit cake and Bread and butter pudding is a light custardy "nursery" pudding which must be eaten ...

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This is English BREAD Pudding !!! not Bread & Butter Pudding. Bread pudding is like a heavy wet fruit cake and Bread and butter pudding is a light custardy "nursery" pudding which must be eaten ...

I'd like to try this recipe but have no clue what the ingredient "mixed spice" would be. Can anyone help?

Very good, though us Brits make the dessert with slices of bread, buttered, cut in triangles and set upright in the dish. This recipe works both ways and is very tasty. Add different dried fru...

This is wonderful bread pudding.It is quite light and not stodgey at all.It is very easy to make and quick as well. Lovely!!!!

I'm English as well and I don't care what you call this pud....it's delicious!!!

This is a loverly pudding.It is better if you do it for people

Not bread and butter pudding at all. It was like bread pudding and we hated it.

I Dont Really Know How To Rate This Recipe Because It Was The first Time I Ever Made Bread And Butter Pudding. Usally I Hate Rasins And Curins But It Was Really Nice In This Recipe. I Would Defi...

the best i have had in a long time