Mary Berry’s indulgent chocolate steamed pudding – BBC


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  • BBC published this video item, entitled “Mary Berry’s indulgent chocolate steamed pudding – BBC” – below is their description.

    Indulgent and so comforting, this chocolate pudding is full of rich flavour and served with a divine pouring sauce. It is also great served with ice cream.

    Mary immerses herself in the enchanting Scottish Highlands.

    Surrounded by magical scenery, snow-capped mountains and frost-covered forests, Mary makes delicious food to warm her up after a day out in the cold, including a tempting sausage and pepper hotpot, some simple twice-baked souffles, a mushroom, lentil and double potato jumble and an onion and sage open puff pastry tart.

    Mary hitches a lift through the woods on a husky sled and meets a chocolatier whose highland truffles have made him famous around the world.

    Back in her own kitchen, Mary makes an indulgent chocolate steamed pudding with a rich chocolate sauce. It is the kind of food that you long to come home to after a day exploring the great outdoors.

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    Mary Berry's Chocolate steamed pudding with chocolate sauce Recipe

    BBC published this video item, entitled "Mary Berry's indulgent chocolate steamed pudding - BBC" - below is their description.

    Type: dessert

    Cuisine: English

    Keywords: pudding,sweet,dessert

    Recipe Yield: 8

    Calories: 682

    Preparation Time: 30M

    Cooking Time: 1H30M

    Total Time: 2H

    Recipe Video Name: Mary Berry's indulgent chocolate steamed pudding - BBC

    Recipe Video Description: Indulgent and so comforting, this chocolate pudding is full of rich flavour and served with a divine pouring sauce. It is also great served with ice cream.

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    Recipe Ingredients:

    • 125g/4½oz baking spread or soft butter, plus extra for greasing 125g/4½oz caster sugar 2 large eggs 100g/3½ oz self-raising flour 25g/1oz cocoa powder, sieved 1 tsp vanilla extract
    • 150ml/5fl oz full-fat milk 150ml/5fl oz double cream 300g/10½oz dark chocolate, broken into pieces 1 tsp vanilla extract

    Recipe Instructions:


    • Grease a 1 litre/1¾ pint pudding basin with butter. Cut a small square of baking paper, about the size of the bottom of the basin. Grease the square and place in the bottom of the basin, press into the corners.
    • Place all of the pudding ingredients into a large bowl. Mix with an electric mixer until well combined, light and fluffy. Spoon into the basin and level the top. Cut a square of kitchen foil that is about 4cm/1½in bigger than the rim of the basin. Grease the foil with butter and make a pleat in the middle of the square. Place on top of the basin and tightly press around the rim. Tie up with string to seal.
    • Place the basin in a deep saucepan and pour in boiling water until it reaches halfway up the sides of the basin. Cover with a lid and place over a very low heat. Steam over a gentle simmer for about 1½-1¾ hours until the top is just firm. Remove from the heat and leave to cool slightly. Remove the foil, run a palette knife around the edges and invert onto a plate. Remove the square of paper on top.
    • Meanwhile, place the milk and cream in a saucepan. Heat until just boiling. Add the chocolate and vanilla, then remove from the heat and stir until melted and runny.
    • Pour some of the sauce over the top of the pudding and cut into wedges to serve. Serve the remaining sauce in a jug alongside.

    Recipe Tips:

    • This dish can be made up to 4 hours ahead – just leave it in the basin and keep it warm in hot water until you wish to serve it. The sauce can be made up to 1 day ahead and reheated to serve. It is not suitable for freezing.
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