Friday, December 2, 2011

Family Recipe Friday: Plum Pudding

This 1723 recipe by John Nott is one of the earliest recipes written down for Plum Pudding, later known as Christmas Pudding.

The cooks and confectioners dictionary; or, The accomplish'd housewife's companion; John Nott; 1723

1 comment:

The Path Traveled said...

Thats the hardest recipe I have read. Boil 4 to 5 hours....Wow, they had a lot of waiting kids while that was cooking. No wonder it was a holiday treat.