Bachelor’s Pudding (2)

Preparation info

  • 5–6

    • Difficulty


Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

  • About


  • 8 oz. plain flour
  • pinch of salt
  • 4 oz.


Butter a pie-dish. Mix sifted flour, salt and baking-powder with the sugar, suet, sultanas and raisins. Beat the egg with some of the milk and add to the mixture. Mix to a soft dropping consistency, adding more milk if necessary. Put into the pie-dish. Bake in a moderate oven (350° F., Gas 4) for 1–1¼hr.

When ready, turn out of the dish, dredge with castor sugar, serve wit