The name of this pudding always raises a laugh in Britain. However, if you are shy the pudding can also be called Spotted Dog…
The Pudding Club version uses white bread and some simple flavourings, and is a constant winner at Pudding Club evenings.
Bananas give a good texture and flavour to a spiced sponge mixture.
This lovely light fruity plum pudding uses fresh plums, often available from greengrocers and supermarkets even during winter, but tinned plums may be substituted.
This Classic Sponge Pudding is known as "The Pride of the Pudding Club"