Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins
From the January 2008 Cooking Light magazine. "Vitamin D aids Calcium absorption in dairy foods. One serving of this dish offers about 1/5 of your daily calcium needs. Garnish with fresh grated nutmeg.
- 1 cup dark brown sugar, packed
- 1⁄4 cup cornstarch
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 3 cups 1% low-fat milk, divided
- 1 large egg, lightly beaten
- 1 large egg yolk, lightly beaten
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 6 tablespoons frozen reduced-calorie whipped topping, thawed
- Combine first three ingredients in a saucepan. Gradually add 2 cups milk; stir with a whisk until blended. Cook mixture to 180 degrees or until tiny bubbles form around edge (do not boil.
- Combine remaining 1 cup milk, egg, and egg yolk in a bowl; stir with a whisk.
- Gradually add 1 cup of hot milk mixture to egg mixture, stirring constantly with a whisk. Add egg mixture to saucepan. Bring to a boil; cook 1 minute or until thick, stirring constantly. Remove from heat; stir in butter and vanilla. Place pan in a large ice filled bowl for 20 minutes or until mixture cools to room temperature; stir occasionally. Cover surface of pudding with plastic wrap. Chill. Serve with whipped topping.
Yum! This is so good! Perfect rich butterscotch pudding. I used fat free milk with good results. Thanks for sharing the recipe!
Excellent, a tad too sweet for me.
I got this straight from the magazine, and what a great treat! Quick and easy to make, and a little goes a long way, I couldn't eat a whole serving in one sitting. Thanks for posting!