Category Archives: Pudding

Day 362 Banana Pudding

I’m back home and discovered I have some bananas to use up soon so I’m making Banana Pudding. Mrs. Jacob Hespeler’s contributed the recipe for the 1906 Berlin Cook Book. I measured the butter, weighed the sugar, and separated the … Continue reading

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Day 361 Roast Turkey, Oyster Filling, Cooked Turnips, and Carrot Pudding

Today is the big day. It is Christmas Day in 1906 and in 2012. It is time for a feast from the 1906 Berlin Cook Book. Some cook books include menus for special days but this one has some for … Continue reading

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Day 352 Fruit Pudding

Tomorrow night I am hosting a special dinner party — a 1906 Christmas Dinner in my 1888 home. My guests bid on this at a talent and time auction. I had decided most of the menu when I submitted the … Continue reading

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Day 344 Chocolate Tapioca (also called Chocolate Pudding)

I was up at five this morning to prepare for work being done on my place (yes some tradespeople work Saturday) and now I’m ready for a rest. I was supposed to be attending a Turkey Dinner put on by … Continue reading

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Day 33 Fig Pudding

You are probably hearing Christmas music in malls, radio stations, websites and perhaps even in your own home. One old Christmas song that tends to stick in my head about now is “We Wish You a Merry Christmas”. We used … Continue reading

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Day 331 Plum Pudding

Christmas is just a month a way and the baking has begun. Some of the contributors to the 1906 Berlin Cook Book might also have called this day Stir-up Sunday – the day for making the plum pudding/Christmas pudding. Why? … Continue reading

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Day 328 Marmalade Pudding

One of the up sides to unemployment is free time during the middle of the day. Today a friend stopped by for lunch and I served a modern soup but accompanied it with Corn Bread made using the recipe from … Continue reading

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