Dear SOS: Sonora Cafe in Hollywood serves the best bread pudding made with brioche. May we have the recipe?
West Los Angeles
Dear Mary: The “capirotada” (bread pudding) served at Sonora Cafe has many fans, including yours truly. Here’s the multi-part recipe. To avoid kitchen battle fatigue, take a tip from television cooks who prepare such dishes in stages and assemble the parts at the last moment. The butterscotch sauce, filling and custard can be prepared separately days ahead.