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21-Aug-06, 20:56
more like a spiced steam pudding ... tasty and filling never the less...

Use tea cup for all measurements

1/2 cup soft brown sugar
4 oz marge (dont use butter)
1/2 cup cold water
2 desert spoons black treacle
8 oz sultanas( or sultanas/dates/mixed peel/grated apples to same weight )
2 teaspoons Cinnamon ( or mix of Cinnamon/ginger/mixed spice)
1 cup self raising flour
1 teaspoon bicarbonate soda
1 beaten egg

put all ingredients in large bowl mix well
line a pint and half bowl with cling film, allowing for overlapping ,pour mixture in cover with piece cling film then cover with overlap
cook on high for 6 mins approx ( check centre cooked with skewer )
do not over cook
serve with custard or Drambuie sauce

23-Aug-06, 01:29
Oh I think I gotta have a go at that - mouth's watering already. Thank you.