Classic Christmas pudding | How to make Classic Christmas pudding

By Uma Sarkar  |  21st Aug 2016  |  
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About Classic Christmas pudding Recipe

This pudding is unbelievably good. You can store for a long time and serve for any celebration.

Classic Christmas pudding, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Classic Christmas pudding by Uma Sarkar will definitely help you in its preparation. The Classic Christmas pudding can be prepared within 45 minutes. The time taken for cooking Classic Christmas pudding is 60 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 10 people. The recipe details out how to make Classic Christmas pudding step by step. The detailed explanation makes Classic Christmas pudding so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Classic Christmas pudding can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Classic Christmas pudding from BetterButter.

Classic Christmas pudding

Ingredients to make Classic Christmas pudding

  • 1 /2 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumb
  • 1 cup butter
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/2 tsp lemon rind
  • A pinch of salt
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg powder
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder
  • 1/4 tsp mace powder
  • 2 tbsp dark rum
  • 2 tbsp whisky
  • 1/4 cup chopped prunes
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped candied peels
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup blanched , peeled and chopped almonds
  • 1/4 cup cherries
  • 1/4 cup tutti - fruity
  • 1/2 cup black currants
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup grated carrot
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1 tbsp icing sugar for sprinkling
  • Strawberries a few

How to make Classic Christmas pudding

  1. Preheat oven to 180 degree centigrade. Grease and dust a pudding mould.
  2. Sieve flour with salt, cinnamon, nutmeg and mace powder into a bowl. Add the breadcrumbs.
  3. Soak prunes, almonds, cherries, tutti fruity, raisins, in a mixture of rum and whisky.
  4. Add butter, carrot, brown sugar, black currants and candied peels to the sieved flour mixture and blend it well with an electric blender.
  5. Add each egg and blend well. Add orange juice, lemon rind, soaked nuts along with the alcohol and blend again. Add remaining egg and blend well.
  6. Pour the mixture into the greased mould and cover with an aluminium foil.
  7. Place a baking tray in the oven and fill half of it with water.
  8. Place the mould on the top and bake it for an hour at 180 degree centigrade.
  9. Cool it and de mould and sprinkle icing sugar on top. Decorate with strawberrys or any other item and serve.

My Tip:

If your pudding rises too high, just cut the top flat so that it sits well when you turn it out on to a plate.

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Uma Sarkar2 years ago