For 4 people you need
4 oz. flour (with plain flour use 1 teaspoon baking powder)
2 oz. sugar
2 oz. shredded suet
approximately 2 tablespoons milk
2 tablespoons jam.
- Sieve the flour or flour and baking powder with the salt, add the sugar and the shredded suet.
- Gradually stir in the milk, binding together. This should be a stiff consistency but as flour varies, you may need a little extra milk.
- Put the jam at the bottom of the greased basin, put in the mixture.
- Cover with greased foil or greased greaseproof paper.
Steam over boiling water.
TO SERVE: Turn out on to a hot dish. Heat more jam as a sauce