Regional Recipes: Stottie Cake

When I first came to the North East as a student I was introduced to the stottie cake. Hungry and between lectures I was searching for a sandwich. The shop sold a wide range of…

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Regional Recipes: Leek Pudding

Leek pudding is a savoury pudding which is traditionally made in North East England. A satisfying dish perfect for a cold day. Suet puddings are a common to British cooking. These puddings are made from…

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Regional Recipes: Sly Cakes

Sly Cakes are a sweet pastry with a filling of spiced dried fruit. They are a traditional recipe from the North East of England. When I went for a wander about the Grainger market and…

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Regional Recipes: Newcastle Pudding

I am finding it really interesting finding out about regional recipes. Britain is a small island but the range and diversity of the dishes we have across the length and breadth of it is amazing.…

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Regional Recipes: Pease Pudding

As a child I was very familiar with the nursery rhyme about pease pudding and indeed what child isn’t. The rhyme goes: Pease pudding hot, pease pudding cold, Pease pudding in the pot, nine days…

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