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Spotted dick is a British pudding, made with suet and dried fruit and often served with custard. ... The Diner's Dictionary: Word Origins of Food and Drink. Oxford ...

The Legend of Spotted Dick | - The British Connection


Jan 26, 2013 ... For such a popular, well-known British pudding, the meaning behind its ... The first documented recipe of “spotted dick” was found in Alexis Benoist ... down through generations, the origins of the name seem to have been lost.

How did Spotted Dick (as in Spotted Dick pudding) get its name ...


Dec 6, 2011 ... I could find a recipe named "Spotted Dick" in Ménagère, a cook book published in 1850 by Alexis Soyer, a personal chef who ... What is the origin of oil spot? ... How did purin (Japanese for custard pudding) get its name?

Spotted Dick: What Is It, Anyway? - Huffington Post


Dec 12, 2012 ... Spotted dick is a traditional British pudding made from suet, ... “Dick” is messier to explain — the word itself has a fuzzy history, and in the 19th ...

Brit Dessert: A Primer on Puddings - A Brief History of British ...


Sep 9, 2014 ... From Blood Sausage, Yorkshire Pudding and Haggis to Eton Mess, Flummery and Spotted Dick, puddings in England run the gamut from ...

BBC NEWS | UK | Wales | Pudding renamed Spotted Richard


Sep 8, 2009 ... The traditional suet pudding Spotted Dick has been renamed "Spotted Richard" at a council canteen - because customers keep making jokes.

BBC Food - Recipes - Spotted dick and custard


Recreate the best of nursery puddings from school dinner days with this traditional steamed pudding.

spotted dick - Wiktionary


spotted refers the the dried fruits (that resemble spots). dick maybe a corruptions/ contraction of the last syllable of pudding, a corruption of dough, or from ...

The Food Timeline: history notes--puddings


Food Timeline: history notes--puddings. ... spotted dick; summer puddings; tapioca pudding; Yorkshire pudding ... The history of custard is likewise ancient.

Spotted Dick recipe | Epicurious.com


Make a platform for pudding by setting metal cookie cutters or egg-poaching ... this is the first time i tasted spotted dick pudding that i can remembr - i got it at ...

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Spotted Dick | British Food: A History


Jan 23, 2014 ... It's been a while since I wrote a post on a good old British steamed pudding, and this is one of my all-time favourites. Spotted Dick is a great ...

The Straight Dope: What's the origin of "spotted dick"?


Aug 27, 2002 ... Dear Straight Dope: Can you shed any light on the etymology of "Spotted Dick"? It's a British concoction, a steamed, log-shaped suet pudding ...

Spotted Dick | Definition of Spotted Dick by Merriam-Webster


Define spotted dick: a hot dessert that is like a moist cake made with suet and ... a pudding made with suet and currants or raisins —called also spotted dog. See spotted dick defined for English-language learners. Origin of spotted dick.