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Savoury bread and butter pudding recipe

Savoury bread and butter pudding recipe

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  • Serves 4
  • 15 mins to prepare and 20 mins to cook
  • 370 calories / serving
  • Freezable


  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • ½ onion, finely chopped
  • 2 rashers lean back bacon
  • 1 red pepper, deseeded and diced
  • 50g butter
  • 6 slices white bread
  • 3 eggs
  • 400ml milk
  • 25g cheese, grated
If you haven't got any white bread, try using brown instead

Each serving contains

  • Energy

  • Fat

    23g 33%
  • Saturates

    12g 60%
  • Sugars

    9g 10%
  • Salt

    1.3g 22%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 28.6g Protein 12.6g Fibre 2g


  1. Preheat oven to gas 5, 190ºC, fan 170°C. Heat oil in a pan and fry the onion until soft. Add bacon and pepper and fry over a high heat until the bacon is browned.
  2. Butter an ovenproof dish. Thickly butter one side of the bread slices, cut into triangles and arrange in the dish. Spoon over the onion and bacon. Beat the eggs and milk together and pour over. Top with cheese and bake for 20 minutes until golden.

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