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/ 3oz Butter
75g / 3oz Caster Sugar
100g / 4oz Self-Raising Flour
A little Milk
2 tbsp Golden Syrup
a bowl, cream together the butter and sugar
until soft and pale. Gradually add the eggs
and mix well then add the flour. Beat thoroughly
with a wooden spoon, adding enough milk to
form a mixture which drops from the spoon
when lightly tapped.
a 900ml / 1 1/2 pt pudding basin and pour
the golden syrup into the bottom. Add the
pudding mixture, cover with greaseproof paper,
secure with string and place in a steamer
or a large saucepan with enough boiling water
to come to within 5cm / 2 inches on the top
of the basin.
steadily for 1 hour 30 minutes keeping an
eye on the water level and topping up as necessary.
hot with Golden Syrup Sauce (see Sauces - sweet