Capirodada -- Mexican Bread Pudding

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Sharon Whitley

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There are many versions of this recipe. It is a Tex-Mex comfort food, and it is usually prepared for Lent. It's roots are in Mexico. This recipe uses cake and not bread. It has a flavor reminiscent of pineapple, but does not contain any pineapple.

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 1/4 c
    water
  • 1 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 3
    eggs, seperated
  • 1/4 c
    brandy
  • 3/4 c
    golden raisins
  • 14 slice
    (thin) pouond cake, homemade or storebought
  • 8 oz
    monterey jack cheese

How to Make Capirodada -- Mexican Bread Pudding

Step-by-Step

  1. In saucepan, bring to a boil water, sugar, and cinnamon.

    Remove from heat Add butter. Cool slightly. Add egg yolks, brandy and raisins. Mix thoroughly beat egg whites until stiff ;peaks stand up, and fold in.
  2. Grease 8 inch square baking dish. Line bottom with slices of cake. Place half of the cheese on top of cake. Pour half of the egg mixture on top of cheese Place a second layer of cake and a second layer of cheese in the baking dish. Pour in remainder of egg mixture
  3. Bake in preheated 325 oven about 30 minutes or until set. Serve warm.

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About Capirodada -- Mexican Bread Pudding

Course/Dish: Puddings, Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom




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