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1 hour, 29 minutes

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Tue 26 Nov 2013 10:30

Don’t Tell your Grannie Dumpling recipe

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1lb mixed fruit

1/2pt water

1/2lb butter

4oz sugar

1tbsp treacle


Melt all the above in the micro for a minute and stir all together


Then mix

½ lb plain flour

1tbsp cinnamon

1tbsp ground ginger

2tbsp mixed spice

1tsp bicarbonate soda

2oz sugar

2 eggs


1.       Add the liquid & fruit to the flour mix and beat in the eggs make sure its a nice smooth cake batter with no flour lumps

2.       Line a 2lb  glass bowl with a double layer of clingfilm

3.       Put in a 850 micro for 9 mins

4.       If you leave inthe bowl when it comes out it helps produce a tiny skin(nothing like your Grannies though!!)

5.       Serve with homemade custard & ice cream