Jamallah's StoryProbably the best bread pudding I've ever made and had!
loaf dry french bread
apples, peeled,cored and cubed
1Preheat oven to 350. Tear bread into small pieces; place in large bowl. Add milk to bowl; let mixture stand 10 minutes. Stir mixture well with a wooden spoon. Add eggs, sugar and vanilla; stir well. Stir in raisins, apple, and pineapple. Pour butter into a 9x13 inch pan;tilt pan to coat evenly. Spoon pudding mixture into pan. Bake uncovered for 55 to 60 minutes. Remove from oven and cool slightly.
2For whiskey sauce: In a heavy saucepan, combine butter and sugar; cook over medium heat until butter melts. Add 1/2 of bourbon and simmer for 3 minutes; stirring well. Reduce heat to medium-low.
3Beat egg until thick and pale. Gradually stir about 1/4 of hot mixture into egg mixture; add to remaining hot mixture; stirring constantly. Cook 2 additional minutes. Stir in remaining bourbon.