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The Great US-UK Pudding Debate: English 'Pudding' Explained

The word ‘pudding’ is seemingly innocuous, but it has been one of the biggest causes of debate between me and my American friends. To an English person, pudding is self-explanatory. 747 more words

English Culture Explained


This recipe comes from our little sister Faye, who’s not so little any more and celebrated her 21st birthday a couple of weeks back. I’m not much of a baker and very rarely make desserts, so for a family gathering we had last weekend I asked if she would make dessert. 194 more words


Olde English Bread Pudding


12 slices white bread

Knob of butter

3 eggs

1/2 pint milk

4oz dried fruit ( currants, raisins, or sultanas)

4oz sugar

nutmeg or cinnamon… 69 more words


Summer Pudding

Summer Pudding is a delicious traditional treat to enjoy in warm weather!



6 slices white bread with crusts removed

Knob of butter

4oz redcurrants… 102 more words


Fresh strawberry tart with almond and spelt crust

I am very very lucky that at my job there are a lot of cookbooks hanging around. My colleagues often get sent more than one copy of a new book when it’s released meaning that there are spares lying around untouched. 785 more words

Mrs Lord & Co - Summer Pudding

The last of the samples I have to review for Mrs Lord & Co – Summer Pudding.

A super berry fruit pudding by British definition. It’s traditionally made using a basin christmas pudding type bowl and lined with bread that been soaked in forest fruit juices and pressed against the side of the bowl to make a sort of case. 261 more words


Cheating the birds!

I netted the blackcurrants on my one and only bush this year thus cheating the birds of a midsummer treat. Now I feel guilty at every bite of the lovely summer pudding I’ve just made!   157 more words

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