Vincent's bread and butter pudding with rhubarb compote

AT A GLANCE

  • Serves 6 people

"I could eat the bread and butter pudding at Vincent in Canberra every day. Could you publish the recipe?" - Dave Austin, Braddon, ACT

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  • 750 ml (3 cups) pouring cream
  • 6 eggs
  • 75 gm caster sugar
  • 1 tbsp brandy
  • Scraped seeds of 1 vanilla bean
  • 1 brioche loaf (about 400gm), cut into 1cm-thick slices
  • 50 gm (⅓ cup) raisins
  • Vanilla bean ice-cream, to serve
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  • Rhubarb compote
  • 100 gm caster sugar
  • Finely grated rind and juice of 1 orange
  • 1 cinnamon quill
  • 2 cloves
  • 1 star anise
  • 1 bunch (500gm) rhubarb, trimmed, cut into 5cm lengths
01   Preheat oven to 160C and butter a large baking dish (about 2 litres). Whisk cream, eggs, sugar, brandy and vanilla seeds in a bowl. Arrange brioche slices, overlapping, in dish, scattering half the sultanas between slices, and the remaining sultanas on top. Pour egg mixture over brioche and bake until custard sets and brioche is golden brown (40-50 minutes).
02   Meanwhile, for rhubarb compote, combine sugar, orange rind and juice, sugar, spices and 2 tbsp water in a saucepan. Bring to the boil, then reduce heat to medium, add rhubarb and simmer gently until rhubarb is tender but holds its shape (4-5 minutes). Serve with bread and butter pudding and vanilla bean ice-cream.

Topics:

DESSERT, AUTUMN, BRIOCHE, RHUBARB, PUDDING, VANILLA BEAN

Recipe:

VINCENT

Photography:

JOHN PAUL URIZAR

Styling:

AIMEE JONES

FEATURED IN

Apr 2017

Apr 2017

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