Christmas pudding

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Christmas pudding

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(Cookery) Brit a rich steamed pudding containing suet, dried fruit, spices, brandy, etc, served at Christmas. Also called: plum pudding
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Noun1.Christmas pudding - a rich steamed or boiled pudding that resembles cakeChristmas pudding - a rich steamed or boiled pudding that resembles cake
pudding - any of various soft sweet desserts thickened usually with flour and baked or boiled or steamed
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But Christmas puddings, brawn, and abundance of spirituous liquors, throwing the mental originality into the channel of nightmare, are great preservatives against a dangerous spontaneity of waking thought.
Liza was in a bad tamper, for she was mixing the Christmas puddings in the kitchen, and had been drawn from them, with a raisin still on her cheek, by Nana's absurd suspicions.
We've tested Christmas puddings from Asda, Tesco, Aldi, Lidl, Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer, Waitrose, Morrisons and The Co-op, and rated each one, choosing the tastiest and the best value.
For your own little Christmas puddings PERSONALISED CHRISTMAS PUDDING ROMPA WRAP up your little pudding in this pure cotton, super-soft babygrow and hat set, which can be personalised and features long sleeves and poppers on the legs.
For years, Rebuzzi, who hails from Lyon, the food capital of France, has made around 500 Christmas puddings to serve at the hotel, so who better to put me through my paces to make my first?
Husband and wife team, Richie and Jo Evans, make just a small number of their Christmas Puddings each year in their artisan bakery near Exeter.
SOMEWHERE between here and 'somewhere in ' are hundreds of Christmas puddings, regiments of them on the high seas, and battalions of them in regimental quarters.
1 THE first Christmas puddings were a porridge-like mixture containing raisins and wine.
I expect Martin Pipe and Tony McCoy were awarded the most enormous Christmas puddings for prizes although, looking at them, the puddings probably went uneaten.
Single-price discounter 99p Stores enjoyed the sweet taste of success in the runup to Christmas after shifting 80,000 Matthew Walker Christmas puddings.
Here's my verdict on a selection of supermarket mince pies and Christmas puddings I've tasted.