Wrap loosely to allow for the pudding to rise and tie the ends with string like a Christmas cracker. Or does it have to go into the steam right after mixing? Our ancestors are likewise from Cornwall. Place metal cookie cutters, a folded dish towel or crumpled tin foil on the bottom of the stock pot. The name has long been a source of amusement and double entendresto the point that the catering staff of Flintshire County Council decided in to rename it to "Spotted Richard" because of all the jokes they were receiving.
I just put in a pound at a time in the blender or 2 pounds at a time of granulated sugar blitz it 5 or 6 times for 30 seconds then pour it into a air tight container.
Traditional Spotted Dick (English Steamed Currant Pudding with Vanilla Custard)
I can only imagine what this will be like on Christmas Day, made properly, and topped off with custard sauce. More recipe ideas Cheap eats Courses Slow cooker Cheap cut see more Serve the pudding warm with hot English Vanilla Custard. I love simple, traditional and homey looking recipes such as this one. Bibury is another village situated in the Cotswolds and many consider it the most picturesque. Utilis Coquinario The Forme of Cury c. Like you I love British food and make quite a bit of it.