Gingerbread Man Pudding Is Like Christmas in a Bowl


There’s something so comforting about bread pudding. The warm, ooey gooey texture and sweet cinnamon flavor have us falling in love with it every single time. This season, we’re bringing you a holiday twist to this beloved recipe using gingerbread men! Combine these cookies with ingredients from your kitchen, topped with a cream cheese glaze, for a delicious Gingerbread Man Pudding. Enjoy this simple recipe snuggled up at home with your loved ones for a feeling of Christmas joy unlike no other.

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Gingerbread Man Pudding

Makes: 8 servings


  • 3 cups leftover bread, torn into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 cups gingerbread men, broken up
  • 2 cups milk
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup sugar


  1. Heat oven to 350 F.
  2. Combine bread and cookies in a large bowl.
  3. Combine milk and butter in a saucepan. Cook over medium heat until butter is melted for about 5 minutes.
  4. Pour milk mixture over bread. Let stand 10 minutes.

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  5. Combine remaining pudding ingredients in a small bowl and add to bread mixture, then stir.
  6. Pour into greased 2-quart casserole dish.
  7. Bake for 40-50 minutes, or until set in center.

Cream Cheese Glaze

Makes: 12 servings


  • 4 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoon heavy cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Combine all ingredients and heat mixture in microwave for about 15 seconds until thin. Mix together.
  2. Drizzle half the cream cheese glaze on the finished bread pudding.

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  3. Allow bread pudding to cool for 30 minutes, then drizzle with remaining glaze.
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