Indian Pudding

READY IN: 9hrs 45mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

A slow cooker version of an old New England classic.

Top Review by surfinski

Great tasting dessert was a hit a the tailgate party party. Top with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a medium saucepan, heat 2 ¾ cups milk over medium heat.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the remaining ½ cup milk with cornmeal; whisk until smooth.
  3. Pour the cornmeal mixture into the hot milk, whisking constantly.
  4. Cook until it begins to thicken, stirring constantly to avoid lumps.
  5. Whisk in the molasses, brown sugar, spices, baking soda, salt, and vanilla.
  6. Beat the whole egg and yolk together in a small bowl; add a spoonful of the hot cornmeal mixture and beat well to avoid curdling; add another spoonful of the hot mixture, stir, then pour the egg mixture into the saucepan; whisk to combine; remove from heat.
  7. Grease the slow cooker with 1 tablespoon butter; pour the cornmeal mixture into the cooker; stir in the remaining 2 tablespoons of butter until melted.
  8. Pour in the light cream in a circular motion; do not stir.
  9. Cover and cook on LOW 8 ½ to 9 hours until the pudding is set.

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