Apple-Raisin Bread Pudding with Cream Soda Sauce
- 2 packets maple brown sugar instant oatmeal
- 3 large eggs, beaten
- 3 cups milk
- 1 teaspoon rum extract
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 3 1/2 cups raisin bread, cubed
- 1/2 cup raisins
- 1 cup apple pie filling
- 1 cup almonds
- 1/2 cup cream soda
- 1 package whipped topping mix
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/2 teaspoon rum extract
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
In a blender, grind instant oatmeal into a fine powder. Set aside.
In a large mixing bowl, whisk together eggs, milk, rum extract, salt, and brown sugar. Fold in raisin bread, raisins, pie filling, almonds and oatmeal powder until bread cubes are moist. Set aside for 1 hour.
To make the sauce, combine all ingredients in a bowl. Whisk together until thickened. Top bread pudding with a dollop of sauce.
Recipe courtesy Sandra Lee