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Christmas Pudding?

Christmas pudding is a type of pudding traditionally served on Christmas Day (December 25) as part of the Christmas dinner. It has its origins in medieval England, and is sometimes known as pud.

Prep
Cook
Serves 6people
Ingredients
1/4
cup - candied orange and lemon peel coarsely chopped
1/4
cup - seedless dates chopped
1/2
cup - pecans chopped
1/4
cup - currants
1/4
cup - raisins
2
tbsp - brandy
2
tbsp - lemon juice
1/4
cup - flour
1/4
tsp - cinnamon ground
1/4
tsp - cloves ground
1/4
tsp - nutmeg ground
11
/2 cups - fresh white bread crumbs
6
tbsp - butter
3/4
cup - brown sugar
2
- eggs beaten
3
cups - water
Directions
1.
1 To cook reduced quantities : do not reduce water at all.
2.
2 Combine orange and lemon peels, dates, pecans, currants, raisins, brandy and lemon juice. Mix well.
3.
3 Sift together flour, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. Add bread crumbs. Stir.
4.
4 Mix butter and sugar. Beat till light and fluffy. Gradually add eggs, beating well after each addition. Fold in prepared flour and fruit and nut mixture.
5.
5 Spoon the mixture into a greased 1 quart (1 litre) mold. Cover mold tightly with aluminium foil securely tied.
6.
6 Pour water into cooker. Put grid in cooker. Place mold on grid.
7.
7 Close cooker without pressure regulator. Cook on high heat until steam passes through steam vent. Reduce heat and cook for 15 minutes, ensuring a steady stream of steam from steam vent.
8.
8 Place pressure regulator in position. Bring to full pressure on high heat. Reduce heat and cook for 50 minutes.
9.
9 Remove cooker from heat. Allow to cool naturally.
10.
10 Open cooker. Take out and uncover mold. Run a knife around edge of mold. Place a serving dish on top of mold and invert. Shake gently to release. Remove mold. Serve pudding hot, accompanied with hard sauce.
11.
For Hard Sauce:-
12.
1 Combine butter and sugar. Beat until creamy. Add brandy. Continue beating until well blended.
13.
2 Add nutmeg. Chill until hard (approximately 1 hour).

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