Clootie Dumpling: a tasty alternative to the Christmas pud

Christmas Dinner settings

Scotland’s famous pudding, the clootie dumpling, is the perfect Christmas and Hogmanay treat. Traditionally, it is a spiced pudding studded with dried fruits that is wrapped in a cloth and simmered in water for a lengthy period. Clootie dumpling is a Scottish colloquialism and gets its name from the cloth it is boiled in, cloot being … Continue reading Clootie Dumpling: a tasty alternative to the Christmas pud