Staff Picks

Chocolate Trifle Recipe

This dessert is so rich and looks so elegant, your holiday guests will think you spent all afternoon stirring the pudding and making brownies from scratch.

Real Banana Pudding

Rating: 3.5 stars
Think the store-bought stuff stands a chance against homemade banana pudding? One bite and you'll be singing a different tune.

Cinnamon-Pecan Breakfast Bread Pudding Recipe

Rating: 4 stars
Prepare the topping at the same time as the bread mixture so it will be ready to sprinkle on when it's time to cook the pudding.

Ambrosia Pudding Pie Recipe

Native Virginian and 10th President John Tyler's official claim to fame is annexing the Republic of Texas into the United States in 1845, but culinary folklore holds him in equally high esteem for his cream-rich custard pie, a family recipe. Following British tradition, the earliest custard pies were recorded as puddings in antebellum cookbooks. These egg-based puddings were often baked in a "puff paste"— pastry rolled and folded with butter multiple times. We added an ambrosial note with orange marmalade, crushed pineapple, and coconut custard.

Praline Bread Pudding Recipe

Finish with a drizzle of praline sauce and a dollop of whipped cream.

Creole Bread Pudding with Bourbon Sauce Recipe

This bread pudding is from New Orleans chef Leah Chase, the queen of Creole cuisine.

Salted Caramel Banana Pudding Recipe

We have a feeling everyone will start requesting this desert.

Peach Bread Pudding with Bourbon Caramel Recipe

A spiked caramel sauce makes this bread pudding truly spectacular.

Spiced Caramel-Apple Bread Pudding Recipe

This is the dessert that will get you through fall and winter.

Caramelized Banana Pudding Recipe

This dressed-up banana pudding features bananas caramelized in brown sugar, butter, and cinnamon.

Inspiration and Ideas

Banana Pudding 12 Ways
Banana Pudding Cheesecake, anyone?
Fall Pudding and Spoon Bread Recipes
Rich, silky puddings and spoon breads are traditional dishes for the fall. This versatile mix has everything from desserts to sides.

Kentucky Derby Pie Bread Pudding Recipe

Is there any better way to celebrate the Derby than this sweet, gooey twist on a classic?