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What is Figgy Pudding?

Sunday, December 22, 2013

It's an English dish similar to bread pudding. Made from figs, bread crumbs, cinnamon, nutmeg & milk, the pudding is baked, then topped with a scrumptious brandied hard sauce, custard icing, powdered sugar or whipped cream.
The dish was immortalized in the song We Wish You A Merry Christmas and was served by Mrs Cratchit in the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol. emoticon
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RENATA144 12/27/2013 1:18PM

  emoticon for explaining about this & so many ther food histories. I look forward to trying some of them.
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JAMER123 12/22/2013 10:22PM

    Bread pudding is one of my favorite desserts but not the figs. Love the song too!! Thanks for sharing! emoticon




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UMBILICAL 12/22/2013 11:22AM

  OK, yum.

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JOHNMARTINMILES 12/22/2013 11:16AM

    Good Answer! (Just like on "Family feud"!)

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