Almond Amaretto Bread Pudding with Amaretto Sauce

6
Donna Graffagnino

By
@StillWild

This recipe is a little different from other bread puddings I've made but it is really amazing! The Amaretto flavor is wonderful with the cinnamon and the cream sauce, well I could just drink that stuff. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

butter or margarine
1
loaf french bread
4 c
milk
1 can(s)
(6 oz) condensed milk
6
eggs
2 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
almond extract
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/3 c
amaretto
1/2 c
raisins (optional)
1/3 c
cinnamon
1 c
sliced or slivered almonds

AMARETTO CREAM SAUCE

2 Tbsp
cornstarch
1/2 c
amaretto
2 c
heavy or whipping cream
1 c
sugar

How to Make Almond Amaretto Bread Pudding with Amaretto Sauce

Step-by-Step

  • 1Grease a 9 x 11 x 2 inch baking pan with butter or margarine.
  • 2Cut or tear French bread into 1/2 - 1 inch pieces. Soak in milk and condensed milk until all milk is absorbed.
  • 3In separate bowl, mix eggs, sugar, almond and vanilla extracts and Amaretto.
  • 4Combine all ingredients, then stir in raisins. Fold in cinnamon - most of the cinnamon will stay on the surface (it doesn't have to be evenly mixed.)
  • 5Pour into buttered baking dish and sprinkle the top with almonds pieces and a little cinnamon. Bake at 350ยบ F for 40-55 minutes or until knife inserted in center comes out clean.
  • 6SAUCE DIRECTIONS:
  • 7In a small bowl, dissolve the cornstarch in the Amaretto and whisk until smooth.
  • 8In a medium saucepan, scald cream over medium heat. Add the Amaretto slurry to the hot cream and whisk constantly. Bring mixture to a boil then reduce heat and cook for 30 seconds, whisking constantly.
  • 9Remove saucepan from the heat and add sugar. Whisk until sugar is dissolved and allow sauce to cool down before serving with bread pudding.
  • 10NOTE: I don't use raisins in this recipe but if you love raisins in your bread pudding then add them. It's good both ways.

Printable Recipe Card

About Almond Amaretto Bread Pudding with Amaretto Sauce

Course/Dish: Puddings
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American




Show 23 Comments & Reviews

How To Fold Ingredients Recipe

How to Fold Ingredients

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The Just A Pinch Test Kitchen shows how to fold ingredients using whipped cream and chocolate pudding. Watch the "pinch tips" video here.

Make Foolproof Whipped Cream At Home Recipe

Make Foolproof Whipped Cream at Home

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Fresh whipped cream is so much better than the stuff you buy in a tub or a can and so easy to make. We prefer to sweeten our whipped cream...

Pinch Tips: How To Fold Ingredients Recipe

pinch tips: How to Fold Ingredients

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The Just A Pinch Test Kitchen shows how to fold ingredients.