The result was so successful that a Mrs Wilson, who lived in the cottage now known as the Old Bakewell Pudding
Shop, obtained the recipe and started a business of her own.
It has won many awards over the years and has finally got around to naming a beer after Bakewell's most famous export, the tart, although you won't be able to find a Bakewell Tart in the town itself as the Bakewell Pudding
is more popular.
AN EXHIBITION showcasing the best of England, from the Beatles to Bakewell pudding
, will open on St George's Day.
We've all heard of the Bakewell tart - Mr Kipling knocks them out by the box - but the Bakewell pudding
? Now there's a thing.
We'd pencilled in a brief walk before dinner across the rolling hills but the Bakewell pudding
was slowing us both down, so Victoria decided to watch The Voice, and I | The dining decided to retreat to the bar to read a book, and sample the variety of local ales under the pretence of a review.
Exec chef Chris Lester, Rivington Grill Souk Al Bahar and Simon Conboy, Rivington Grill Souk Madinat Jumeirah were both present at the event, creating sample dishes of the new items which included salmon bomb, roasted sea scallop with samphire, corned beef with summer relish, tomato and ticklemore goats cheese tart and bakewell pudding
Lovers of literature and fattening snacks should head for Bakewell to try the 3,000-calorie local delicacy - ask for a Bakewell pudding
rather than a tart or be scoffed at as a tourist - while staring at the Rutland Arms, where Jane Austen wrote Pride And Prejudice.
When it's a Bakewell pudding
! Both can be sampled at The Bakewell Tart Shop, or order at www.bakewelltartshop.co.uk.
Be sure to try the local oatcakes with Hartington Stilton, washed down with the local brew, followed by a delicious Bakewell pudding
Leave Matlock Bath on the A6 and at Cromford turn right on to the A5012 signed Buxton, then right on the B5056, then A6 to Bakewell (5), where the Old Original Bakewell Pudding
Shop can be found.
The place to sample both the pudding and the tart is the Old Original Bakewell Pudding
is a jam pastry with an egg and ground almond enriched filling.