Remove from oven, and let stand 30 minutes before serving. Our Bananas Foster Bread Pudding … It's nice to read about it. Challah is wonderful for bread pudding because it’s a sturdy bread that absorbs liquids well. Let assembled bread pudding sit at room temperature for 30 minutes while you preheat oven. Yield: 9-inch round cake pan, or 9x12-inch casserole pan. Cool on a wire rack for 20 minutes. Not very interesting. Cajun vs. Creole: Do You Know the Difference? Ladle over bread pudding. This recipe uses a combination of eggs and egg yolks. 1 15 oz. Add granulated and brown sugars and salt mixing until completely dissolved. 's dark rum 2 tbs. And for an extra bit of decadence, top with vanilla ice cream, and my caramel rum sauce! I enjoy your blog!I have an award for you on my page!http://my-bread-and-butter-2.blogspot.com/2011/03/7ladybugz.html. Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 30 minutes. Remove from heat. Dip sliced bread into custard mixture for a few seconds on each side. 1 tsp. Bake at 325 degrees for 45-55 minutes. I hope you have a lot of fun this weekend. Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, whisk together milk, cream, eggs, yolks, vanilla, brown sugar, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg. But of course, you may also use pure vanilla extract. Hope you have a great weekend, too!Rae- Thanks so much for your sweet comment! Place baking dish in a larger shallow baking pan filled with 2 inches of water. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat. Pour remaining half of liquid over bread. Trader Joe’s sells a one pound challah loaf. A Bananas Foster Bread Pudding like no other. It’s warm, creamy, and indulgent. Pour egg mixture evenly over bread; press bread to absorb mixture. Your bread pudding looks incredible! Bananas foster is one of my hubby's favorites. Gently push bread down to ensure it gets coated with liquid. Wish that you all were here, but hope ya'll have a fabulous fun-filled weekend, whatever you do! I’d love to be in NOLA for Mardi Gras – qu’elle fête! It is baked until golden and topped with brown sugar cooked bananas and caramel sauce. ★☆. .but it gives me great pleasure to see people really enjoying thenselves especially my good Cajun bloging pal.Loved the video and I wondered, I bet varicose veins stand no chance in Lafayette/New Orleans with all that fantastic leg exercise!! Heavenly and decadent! If the tops of the bread are browning too fast, cover with foil and continue to bake until the bread pudding has slightly puffed up and the liquid fillings are set. ★☆ Mardi Gras is in full swing in Cajun country and I wanted to share this sinfully delicious dessert that I served to my house guests, before things really get crazy, this weekend. Eddie- Merci beaucoup for your kind comment, cher! Simply slice and fry it up in a pan, then top it with the banana bourbon caramel sauce. whipped cream (for topping, optional)shaved chocolate (for topping, optional), Tag @sweet_and_savor on Instagram and hashtag it #SweetAndSavorEats, More of my favorites:Classic Yellow Cake with Chocolate ButtercreamTriple Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana MuffinsMango Sticky RiceCoconut Tres Leches Cake, Rate this recipe Braised Field Greens with Smoked Turkey Legs. Maple bourbon crème anglaise, bourbon bananas foster caramel topping, whipped cream, and chocolate shavings. Stir in vanilla extract, cinnamon, rum, liqueur, pecans, and bananas. How awesome! The Little Epicurean contains paid advertising banners and sponsored posts. Mardi Gras is a blast and I wish that you could be here, too!Cloudia- Merci, cher! And you know that picture you show of the Bayou – well I did a double take, as it looks like the river Marne, in the suburb of Paris where my mother lived. It’s a sweet, rich, buttery dessert. (Similar to how you prepare French toast.) Here's a little clip that I took of the crowd. In a slow stream, pour 1/3 of the cream mixture into the bowl with egg yolks, whisking constantly to combine and temper the eggs. Merci for your sweet compliment and for stopping by! I'm worn out just reading and watching it!!! This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Place bread cubes in a highly greased 13 x 9 inch baking dish. copyright (2008-2020) all rights reserved, Bring whipping cream to a light boil in large saucepan, over medium heat, stirring often. Happy Mardi Gras to you too! 3 large eggs. It’s the same reason why creme brûlée or cheesecake is cooked low and slow. That's all I can say! I love Cajun music. (I prefer this one!). Shallower dishes will expose more of the bread, allowing the top layer of bread to get toasty in the oven. We had planned to meet some friends from Breaux Bridge and saw them on the dance floor. Looking forward to trying your recipe! It's an adaptation of the famous New Orleans dessert, Bananas Foster, made into a decadent bread pudding, and is just perfect for your Mardi Gras buffet, or anytime you have an ahnvee for a little something sweet.