Cooking Light Butterscotch Pudding

Total Time
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.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 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.
  2. Combine remaining 1 cup milk, egg, and egg yolk in a bowl; stir with a whisk.
  3. 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.


Most Helpful

Yum! This is so good! Perfect rich butterscotch pudding. I used fat free milk with good results. Thanks for sharing the recipe!

LonghornMama July 07, 2012

Excellent, a tad too sweet for me.

Ty's Kitchen February 13, 2010

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!

mikey & ev January 26, 2008

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