Apricot bread & butter pudding with cinnamon custard – recipe | Unilever Food Solutions UK

Cinnamon custard:

  • Cinnamon 4 g
  • Granulated sugar 40 g
  • Custard powder 70 g
  • Semi skimmed milk 1 l

For apricot bread and butter pudding:

  • Apricot jam 80 g
  • Egg- Medium - 16no. 800 g
  • Caster sugar 100 g
  • Vanilla essence 20 ml
  • Sultanas 150 g
  • Dried apricots- Chopped 150 g
  • Mixed spice 2 g
  • Gluten free bread- Crusts removed 1 kg
  • MEADOWLAND Professional 250g 100 g
  • Semi skimmed milk 0.8 l
  1. Cinnamon custard:

    • Whisk together the custard powder, cinnamon and 100ml of the milk into a smooth paste.
    • In a pan place in the 900ml of milk and bring to the boil.
    • Whisk in the custard paste and bring back to a simmer stirring continuously.
    • When it coats the back of the spoon add in the sugar and mix through.
    • Store hot until required.
  2. For apricot bread and butter pudding:

    • Spread each slice of bread with a light layer MEADOWLAND Professional 250g and then with the apricot jam.
    • Cut the bread into diagonal halves.
    • Whisk together the eggs, milk and vanilla essence.
    • Place the bread in an oven proof dish and create an even layer then add on a third of the dried fruits and repeat until all of the fruit and bread have been used.
    • Evenly pour the milk and egg mixture over the bread.
    • Leave the pudding for a few minutes to allow the bread time to absorb some of the liquid.
    • Then sprinkle over the caster sugar and mixed spice.
    • Bake at 180°C for 25-30 min. or until the custard is set.
    • Serve warm with the cinnamon custard.

    Disclaimer: It is the operator’s responsibility to ensure that the end dish is gluten-free in accordance with the regulatory requirements and check all ingredients to ensure they are gluten-free. For further guidance please download our Gluten-Free Kitchen Guide.