Honey Praline Bread Pudding Recipe

honey praline bread pudding recipe Joy Makin Mamas
When I host a brunch time gathering, I like to make something that is definitely a treat, but that has enough substance to keep you going through the next part of the day. This hearty bread pudding was perfect on both counts. I tried it with fruit, nuts, whipped cream, and powdered sugar and cinnamon. My little guy declared it “honey cake” (Why? I have no idea, as it’s nothing like cake, but if it makes him happy, it makes me happy.) and kept trying to steal mine. (You’re lucky I got a photo for you, as he’s perfectly capable of inserting his spoon right into my photo shoot!)

My guests also seemed to approve, as I got many compliments. My only word of advice is to make sure you use a large enough casserole. I did not, and the praline topping boiled over into an unholy mess in my oven. Enjoy!

honey praline bread pudding recipe Joy Makin Mamas

Honey Praline Bread Pudding Recipe

This delicious bread pudding has a slightly crispy praline topping and it's own, deliciously sweet syrup when you dish it up. Prep the night before and pop it into the oven for an easy brunch dish.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 16
Author Meghan Gray


  • 1 16 oz loaf raisin bread slices cut in half
  • 8 eggs
  • 1/4 cup butter melted
  • 3 1/4 cups milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 1 1/3 cups brown sugar
  • 3 Tablespoons honey


  1. Grease the inside of a large (at least 2.5 liters) casserole dish. Arrange the bread slices inside.
  2. Beat together eggs, milk, melted butter, vanilla, and cinnamon. Pour over slices and cover. Refrigerate overnight.
  3. In the morning, preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  4. In a large glass mixing bowl or measuring cup, combine remaining butter, sugar, and honey and microwave, on high, in 1 minute increments until hot and bubbly. Pour over bread and egg mixture in pan.
  5. Bake for 40 minutes uncovered, or until the center is set.

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About Meghan G

I like blues, punk, and crime drama. I love having boys, keeping active, and the outdoors. I'm a cat person, but I think dogs should have equal opportunities.

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5 Comments on “Honey Praline Bread Pudding Recipe”

  1. Thanks so very much for the Delicious Recipe on Honey Praline Bread Pudding Recipe! I’ve made bread pudding before, however, I LOVE your recipe much better than mine!! This sounds absolutely YUMMY! Thanks so much for sharing this recipe with all of us! I am definitely keeping this recipe and am going to try it! I can’t wait!!! Thanks so much! Michele 🙂

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