easy cheesy bacon bread pudding

Cheesy Bacon Bread Pudding

  • Author: Kate Morgan Jackson
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 45 minutes
  • Total Time: 55 minutes
  • Yield: 8 1x
  • Category: Brunch
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: American


Bread pudding takes a savory turn with this easy recipe for cheesy bacon bread pudding.  A perfect comfort food brunch!


  • 1/2 pound bacon, chopped
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups milk
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 1/2 cups shredded cheese (Cheddar, Swiss and/or Jack cheese all work well!)
  • 6 cups cubed bread


  1. Preheat oven to 350 and spray an oven safe casserole or baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Cook bacon until crispy and scoop out to drain on paper towels.
  3. Whisk eggs, milk and pepper together in a large mixing bowl. Stir in cooked bacon, 2 cups of the cheese and the bread cubes.
  4. Pour mixture into prepared pan and sprinkle the remaining cheese on top.
  5. Bake for 45 minutes until golden brown and set. Cool for 10-15 and then serve it up!


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