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Steamed Simnel pudding

Method

  • Whiz up the flour, caster sugar, softened butter, egg yolk and eggs in a food processor until smooth
  • Then transfer the mixture to a large mixing bowl and add the marzipan, mixed peel, glace cherries, currants and sultanas. Mix until well combined using a wooden spoon.
  • Lightly butter and flour a pudding bowl. Pour in the batter, even out the top and cover with plastic wrap. Then pierce once with the tip of a sharp knife and cook on high in the microwave for 6-7 mins until a skewer comes out clean. (Check after 6 mins.) 
  • from "Keep it Simple" by Gary Rhodes

Ingredients

  • 200+ gm self-raising flour
  • 100 gm caster sugar
  • 100 gm softened butter
  • 1 egg yolk + 2 eggs
  • 75 gm marzipan, cut into small pieces
  • 25 gm mixed peel, chopped
  • 25 glace cherries, chopped
  • 50 gm currants
  • 50 gm sultanas
  • melted unsalted butter

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