Iced Christmas Pudding

Posted on 19/11/15

With Christmas fast approaching we’ve prepared this delicious Iced Christmas Pudding recipe for you. Be extremely prepared for all your guests this Christmas by making your puddings well in advance, for a stress free Christmas Day. This Iced Christmas pudding is a perfect pudding to impress your guests, simply turn out your puddings and accompany them with roasted plums & a decadent plum glaze.



Serves – 6 to 8

Iced Christmas Pudding

Ingredients for this Iced Christmas Pudding 

¼ pint milk

4oz. Marshmallows

1 teaspoon cocoa

1 teaspoon instant coffee

2oz raisins, 1oz currants, 1oz sultanas

2tbsps sherry/brandy

2oz maraschino cherries

2oz chopped nuts

½ pint double cream – whipped

Decoration (optional): Plum Glaze


Method for this Iced Christmas Pudding 

1. Mix dried fruit with alcohol & allow to stand for 30 minutes.

2. Put the milk, marshmallows, cocoa, coffee powder in saucepan and gently heat until marshmallows are nearly melted. Set aside to cool.

3. Add fruit mixture to marshmallow mixture along with diced cherries and nuts. Mix well & thoroughly.

4. Freeze the mixture for a short time until slightly thickened.

5. Fold the whipped cream into this mixture and pack into a chilled basin. Freeze until firm. Will freeze for a month.

6. Turn out & decorate with plums if liked.

7. Keep in fridge for approx ½ hour before serving.

Best served with roasted plums.


Iced Christmas Pudding

For more alternative Christmas Pudding recipes please visit our Stir Up Sunday Blog post.


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