• 40g Butter
  • 2 Leeks, sliced
  • 6 Slices of white or brown bread from a 3-4 day old loaf, cut into triangles
  • 12 Cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 150g Mature Cheddar cheese, grated
  • 600ml Milk
  • Freshly ground black pepper


  • STEP 1

    Grease 5 litre (2 1/3 pint) baking dish with a little butter. Melt the remaining butter in a frying pan and gently fry the leeks for about 5 minutes, until softened.

  • STEP 2

    Put a layer of bread in the base of the baking dish. Scatter half the leeks and cherry tomatoes on top, then sprinkle with half the grated cheese. Arrange the remaining bread triangles over the surface, followed by the rest of the leeks and cherry tomatoes.

  • STEP 3

    Beat the milk and eggs together and season to taste. Pour evenly over the bread, then sprinkle with the remaining cheese. Leave to stand for 20-30 minutes.

  • STEP 4

    Preheat the oven to 190°C, fan oven 170°C, Gas Mark 5. Bake the pudding for 30-35 minutes, until puffed-up and golden brown. Serve at once.

Recipe courtesy of Warburtons.


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