Chocolate Bread Pudding

READY IN: 1hr 45mins
Recipe by Mimi in Maine

This recipe goes back to my grandmother. She was a wonderful cook and had to make do with what she had. I guess they all had leftover homemade bread. This sounds like it is toooo simple to be good, but we love it. It has a wonderful flavor.

Top Review by HocoRuco

Too soggy and not enough chocolate. Next time I'll use less milk, more cocoa and maybe add some berries or chocolate chips.

*The sogginess could have been because I had to use skim milk so I'm not taking any stars off for that. But this still didn't satisfy my lust for chocolate so it only gets 4 out of 5. Overall it was good but not what I was hoping for.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Butter a 2 quart baking bowl or use cooking spray.
  2. Add the eggs and beat in the bowl with a fork.
  3. Add the sugar and the cocoa and mix well with the eggs.
  4. Add the milk slowly to the above mixture wisking all the time.
  5. Add salt and vanilla and mix well.
  6. Break the bread up in pieces and add to milk mixture making sure all the bread in under the milk and wet.
  7. Bake in a 375 degree oven for about 1 1/2 hours in a pan of water.

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