Recipe courtesy of Loretta Barret Oden

Indian Pudding

  • Level: Easy
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Ingredients

4 cups milk

1 cup maple syrup

1/4 cup butter

2/3 cup cornmeal

1/2 teaspoon dried ginger (Native American equivalent is called Snakeroot)

1/4 teaspoon ground allspice

1 1/2 cups dried cranberries or cherries

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Butter a 2 quart casserole. In a saucepan, combine 3 cups of milk and the maple syrup over medium heat. Heat until just boiling and add butter. In separate bowl, combine cornmeal, ginger and allspice. Gradually stir cornmeal mixture into hot milk. Reduce heat to low and cook until thickened. Fold in cranberries or cherries. Spoon mixture into casserole and pour remaining milk over top of pudding...DO NOT STIR...bake for 2 1/2 hours or until milk has been absorbed and top is golden brown. Serve warm with a coulis of blackberry, cranberry or apricot and a dollop of honey-sweetened whipped cream.;

Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding

Indian Pudding