Red Berry Summer Pudding

Red Berry Summer Pudding Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Cathy Gillespie

By
@circlemoon8

An old fashioned dessert.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
10-12
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 4 c
    strawberries, thinly sliced (more for garnish)
  • 1 c
    jelly, red currant
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 4 c
    raspberries (more for garnish)
  • 1 1/2 lb
    loaf soft country-style sandwich bread, crust removed

How to Make Red Berry Summer Pudding

Step-by-Step

  1. In a 4-quart saucepan, cook the strawberries, jelly and sugar over medium heat, stirring until melted and bubbling, about 2 minutes. Add raspberries and crème de cassis, raise the heat to med-hi and bring to a simmer. Simmer, stirring constantly, until most of the fruit has broken down and the sauce is slightly thickened, about 10 minutes. Set aside to cool 10 minutes.
  2. Line a 2-quart high-sided round soufflé or baking dish with plastic wrap.
  3. Pour 1 cup of the berry mixture over the bottom of the prepared dish. Cut or tear 2-3 pieces of bread and fit into the dish, gently nestling them in a single layer into the berry mixture. Repeat with alternating layers of bread and berries, tearing or cutting each layer of bread to fit. End with a thin coating of berries on top.
  4. Cover with plastic overhang and place a small plate on top of the plastic. Place a large can on top of the plate and refrigerate 18-24 hours.
  5. Just before serving, remove the can and plate from the pudding mixture and peel back the plastic wrap. Invert the pudding onto a serving platter and remove dish. Peel off the plastic wrap. To serve: slice into wedges and serve with a scoop of ice cream and extra berries for garnish.

Printable Recipe Card

About Red Berry Summer Pudding

Course/Dish: Puddings
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom




Leave a Comment

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...

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.

Valentine's Day Menu For Dinner At Home Recipe

Valentine's Day Menu for Dinner at Home

Kitchen Crew

While I show people I love them year around, it's nice to have a special day to show how much I care. But a prix fixe menu and an insanely...