Christmas Pudding

2 servings, ready in 7 hours and 15 minutes

Enjoy this quick & easy Christmas Pudding recipe from the SPLENDA® Brand. This simple, make ahead recipe is established with just a few steps! Try it now with SPLENDA® Low Calorie Sweetener, Granulated!

Serves: (makes 2 puddings)
Preparation time: 15 minutes plus 1 hour or more soaking time
Cooking time: 7 hours plus reheating

Method

Sift the flour and baking powder in to a large bowl. Stir in the spices, breadcrumbs, suet, SPLENDA® Granulated, dried fruits and ground almonds.

Beat together the eggs and milk and stir in to the dry ingredients.

Grease 2 x 700ml basins. Spoon the mixture into the basins to about two thirds the way up and level the surface. Cover the tops with non-stick baking parchment, pleated in the middle to allow room for the pudding to rise slightly and tie round with string or elastic. You may find it useful to put a loop of string under the basin for ease when lifting it out of the hot steamer. Cook in a steamer for 5-7 hours according to the darkness of colour required.

Tip: To reheat steam for 1-2 hours or microwave on high for 4-5 mins or until piping hot.

 

Ingredients

  • 110g plain flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • ½ tsp grated nutmeg
  • ½ tsp ground allspice
  • 150g fresh white breadcrumbs
  • 175g reduced fat shredded vegetable suet
  • 6 tbsp SPLENDA® Granulated
  • 175g currants
  • 175g raisins
  • 175g sultanas
  • 75g candied peel, chopped
  • 25g ground almonds
  • 3 medium eggs, beaten
  • 450ml skimmed milk

Nutrition information

per serving
Energy 770kJ
Fat 6.10g
of which saturates 2.80g
Carbohydrate 28.6g
of which sugars 19.20g
Fibre 1.00g
Protein 3.60g

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