Hurrah for Stir-Up Sunday!

Hurrah! It’s Stir-up Sunday!

You’ve been lovingly soaking your mixed fruit for the best part of the year with rum, brandy or whiskey; and today’s the day, you can crack on with your Christmas cakes or Christmas puddings.

Mixed fruit

Mrs Cratchit entered, flushed, but smiling proudly, with the pudding like a speckled cannon-ball, so hard and firm, blazing in half of half-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top.
– Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol.

Pudding plate


About Delights by Cynthia

I have a cake business called Delights by Cynthia. I blog about cakes, treats and all things sweet.
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