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 ...
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.
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 ...
Define spotted dick: a hot dessert that is like a moist cake made with suet and
currants or raisins. ... a pudding made with suet and currants or raisins —called
also spotted dog. See spotted dick defined ... Origin and Etymology of spotted
Spotted dick is a British favorite. A steamed pudding containing dried currants,
often served with custard. "Spotted" refers to the appearance of the fruit. "Dick" ...
Spotted dick definition at Dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with
pronunciation, ... (Brit) a steamed or boiled suet pudding containing dried fruit.
Sep 9, 2014 ... From Blood Sausage, Yorkshire Pudding and Haggis to Eton Mess, Flummery
and Spotted Dick, puddings in England run the gamut from ...
Recreate the best of nursery puddings from school dinner days with this
traditional steamed pudding.
Sep 8, 2009 ... The traditional suet pudding Spotted Dick has been renamed "Spotted Richard"
at a council canteen - because customers keep making jokes.
Food Timeline: history notes--puddings. ... spotted dick; summer puddings;
tapioca pudding; Yorkshire pudding ... The history of custard is likewise ancient.