Golden syrup is a yummy, sweet syrup of the treacle variety, popular in England and throughout the British Commonwealth, it can be replaced with a light corn syrup which will have a more subtle effect. Always use a hot spoon to measure out sweet syrups and honey, or most of it will stick to the spoon. Then it will stick to the kitchen bench. Then you. This is the real reason most of these puddings are known as sticky puddings.
Cream butter and sugar until pale and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Add milk and stir it in well, then add flour and stir in lightly, until the mixture is quite thick. Spoon the mixture into the pots until three-quarters full, and cover each one with buttered foil. Place in a baking tray of hot water and
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