White and Dark Chocolate Bread Pudding with Irish Cream Sauce
 
 
Sauce  
2 cups    heavy whipping cream  
6 tbs    Irish Cream Liqueur  
1/4 cups    sugar  
1/2 tsp    vanilla extract  
2 tsp    cornstarch  
2 tsp    water  
Bread Pudding  
10 cups    French bread, cubed with crust  
6 oz    bittersweet chocolate, chopped  
6 oz    white chocolate, chopped  
4   eggs  
1/2 cups    sugar  
4 tbs    sugar  
2 tsp    vanilla extract  
2 cups    heavy whipping cream  
1/2 cups    whole milk  
 
Sauce
1 Bring cream, liqueur, sugar, and vanilla to boil in heavy saucepan over medium-high heat, stirring frequently.
2 Mix cornstarch and 2 tsp water in small bowl to blend; whisk into cream mixture. Boil until sauce thickens, stirring occassionally, about 3 minutes. Cool, then cover and refrigerate until cold, about 2 hours.
Bread Pudding
1 Combine bread, and chopped chocolates in a bowl. Toss to blend.
2 Using an electric mixer, beat eggs, 1/2 cup sugar plus 1 tbs sugar, and vanilla to blend. Gradually beat in 1 1/2 cups cream and the milk.
3 Add the cream mixture to bread mixture; stir to combine. Let stand for 30 minutes.
4 Preheat oven to 350. Spray 3 quart casserole dish. Transfer bread mixture to dish, spreading evenly. Drizzle with remaining 1/2 cup cream. Sprinkle with remaining 2 tbs sugar. Bake pudding until edges are golden and custard is set in center, about 50 - 55 minutes. Cool pudding slightly.
5 Drizzle pudding with sauce and serve.
 
Servings: 8
 
 Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1 serving
Percent daily values based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Nutrition information calculated from recipe ingredients.
 
       
Amount Per Serving      
Calories   810.29  
Calories From Fat (42%)   342.20  
    % Daily Value
Total Fat 39.86g   61%  
Saturated Fat 22.71g   114%  
Cholesterol 206.31mg   69%  
Sodium 444.01mg   19%  
Potassium 337.58mg   10%  
Carbohydrates 95.51g   32%  
Dietary Fiber 1.85g   7%  
Sugar 0.00g      
Sugar Alcohols 0.00g      
Net Carbohydrates 93.65g      
Protein 12.55g   25%  
 
 Cooking Tips
This would also be good prepared in 2 loaf pans. When ready to serve, remove from loaf pan and serve on plate, sliced, with the sauce on the side.
 
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