Christmas Pudding

Serves 8-10Ingredients:½ cup (100 g) beef suet¼  cup each of candied orange peel and lemon peel½ cup (100 g) candied cherries½ cup (100 g) almonds¾ cup (150 g) each of raisins and currants1 cup (100 g) flour5 oz (150 g) bread crumbs½ cup (100 g) brown sugarGrated rind and juice…

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Basic Recipe for Pelmeni

Ingredients:½ cup (100 ml) milk1 pinch of salt1½ cups (200 g) flour1 tsp oil       Preparation:Mix the milk with the same amount of water and the salt.Add the flour and work into a dough.Finally, add the oil and knead it in.Roll the dough out very thinly and cut out…

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Poffert – Raisin cake

Ingredients:1 lb (500 g) flour1 tsp baking powder2 cups (400 ml) milk2 eggs¾ cup (150 g) raisins and currants1 packet of vanilla sugarA pinch of saltPreparation:Combine all the ingredients to make a semi-solid batter. Butter two small tins (7 in or 18 cm in diameter) and fill them with the batter. Bake…

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