Recipe courtesy of Gill Barlow

Summer Pudding

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 25 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Inactive: 12 min
  • Cook: 3 min
  • Yield: 6 servings
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2 pounds mixed summer berries (strawberries, raspberries, red currants, black currants, black cherries)

6 ounces powdered sugar

1 1/2 pint pudding basin

7 to 8 slices white bread


  1. Place fruit in saucepan with sugar and cook gently for 3 minutes. Remove from heat. Line pudding basin with slices of bread, leaving no gaps. Fill with fruit, cover the top with more bread, to form lid. Cover with saucer and put weights on top, to press the bread down. Refrigerate for 12 hours or overnight. Turn out onto serving plate spoon over extra juice to cover any white part still showing. Serve with clotted cream or ice cream.

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