Poor Man's Pudding Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Poor Man's Pudding Recipe
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Poor Man's Pudding

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"Originally known as 'Pouding Chomeur,' this is a favorite French-Canadian dessert that originates from the Province of Quebec. And for good reason - it is quick, easy, and oh so delicious!"

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Original recipe makes 1 9-inch pudding Change Servings
  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    40 mins

    1 hr


  1. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Whisk the flour and baking powder together in a small bowl.
  2. Beat the white sugar, oil, and egg together in a bowl until smooth. Stir in the flour mixture alternately with the milk. Pour into a 9-inch square pan. Dissolve the brown sugar in the hot water, then pour stir in the melted butter. Drizzle the syrup over the pudding.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until the pudding firms and becomes golden brown on top, about 40 minutes.
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Apr 13, 2010

Waste of time and ingredients!

Sep 25, 2012

If you use maple syrup, it makes a much better pudding chomeur, that's how my mother always made it when I was little and I don't know, but it really does make for a much better pudding.

Feb 16, 2010

I did not care for this.

Jan 26, 2015

I love this cake! I grew up on it!

Aug 14, 2014

this super easy and fast to make. when ever we want something warm or sweet i always make this. i use me water to make more sauce. yummy


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  • Calories
  • 339 kcal
  • 17%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 60.2 g
  • 19%
  • Cholesterol
  • 30 mg
  • 10%
  • Fat
  • 9.9 g
  • 15%
  • Fiber
  • 0.6 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 3.8 g
  • 8%
  • Sodium
  • 160 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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