Classic New Orleans Bread Pudding Recipe Video

New Orleans Bread Pudding is first of our Holiday shows and we’re demonstrating our favorite bread pudding recipe ever. This bread pudding is Alex's favorite too. And, if you get sick of pie for the standard holiday desserts, this is the perfect substitute. Plus, New Orleans Bread Pudding is fun to make with the kids!


Preparation Time1 Hr 0 MinCooking Time1 Hr 15 Min
Ready In2 Hr 15 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings6
SpecialityMain Ingredient


 Butter2 Tablespoon
 Sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Whole milk4 Cup (64 tbs)
 Bread loaf2 Large
 Raisins1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Vanilla extract2 Tablespoon
 Cinnamon1 Teaspoon
 Butter1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 Stick)
 Nutmeg1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Water1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Whiskey1⁄8 Cup (2 tbs) (Optional But Recommended)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1538 Calories from Fat 326

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 37 g57%

Saturated Fat 18.4 g92%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 207.1 mg

Sodium 1751.3 mg73%

Total Carbohydrates 267 g88.9%

Dietary Fiber 8.8 g35.2%

Sugars 128.8 g

Protein 34 g67.4%

Vitamin A 18.2% Vitamin C 1.2%

Calcium 42.7% Iron 50.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Smear butter in a baking dish.
2. Stack slices of bread in the dish and fill it.
3. Put raisins in between the breads.
4. Crack 3 eggs and put in a bowl. Add milk, vanilla extract, sugar and cinnamon powder. Mix it up.
5. Add this mixture to the bread, pouring all over the bread. Let it sit for 1 hour.
6. bake it in the oven at 375 degrees for 1 hour.

1. Add all sauce ingredients in a saucepan except the egg.
2. when the sugar has melted, transfer the sauce to a bowl and whisk.
3. In a separate bowl, beat 1 egg.
4. Pour the sauce in the egg bowl with continuous stirring.
5. Transfer the sauce back to the saucepan, keep whisking continuously.
6. Whisk and cook for 1 minute until it thickens.
7. Pour over the bread pudding.

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Editors Review

Its Christmas season and a recipe that is imperative to be made is the classic bread pudding! A sugar rush for this sweet indulgence! Watch the kids make this bread pudding and make it perfect!