Project Category: Traditional Dessert

Simnel Cake

Simnel Cake Girls working in service used to take a simnel cake home to their mothers on Mothering...

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Old fashioned rice pudding

Recipes for baked rice pudding can be found in recipe books of the 17th century. Then it was also flavoured with nutmeg. However, unlike today rice was not available for everyone as it was imported and expensive. So, a luxurious dish. On a day like today – gusty winds and lots of rain – baked rice pudding can be a real comforter.

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Victorian Trifle

Ingredients Custard 3 egg yolks 25g corn flour 50g caster sugar 600 ml milk 300 ml  single cream...

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