Bread Pudding in the Microwave

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  1. Butter bread and cut into small cubes.
  2. Combine buttered and cubed bread, brown sugar and raisins in a one-quart microwave safe dish.
  3. In a microwave safe bowl or measuring cup, blend together the eggs, milk, cinnamon, salt, and vanilla.
  4. Heat on high for 2-3 minutes until hot, but not boiling.
  5. Pour over bread mixture and lightly blend together.
  6. Microwave uncovered at 50% power for 5-8 minutes, or until edges are firm and the center is almost set.
  7. Let rest for 10 minutes before serving.
  8. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.


Serve with low-fat vanilla or lemon yogurt.


1 Tablespoon butter or margarine

3 slices whole grain bread
1⁄2 cup packed brown sugar
1⁄2 cup raisins
3 eggs, slightly beaten
1 1⁄4 cups nonfat or 1% milk
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1⁄4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla


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