When Was Christmas Pudding Invented
Christmas pudding originated as a 14th century porridge called 'frumenty' that was made of beef and mutton with raisins, currants, prunes, wines and spices. This would often be more like soup and was eaten as a fasting meal in preparation for the Christmas festivities.
Christmas pudding, also known as plum pudding (because of the abundance of prunes), originated in England. It is traditionally made five weeks before .
The British Christmas pudding has two sources, both dating back to 1430 or. treat and as a practical made-ahead dish to feed a number of unoccupied workers .
Plum Pudding Mrs Beeton Colour. Recipe for earliest ancestor of Christmas Pudding. Pudding originated in the 19th century and was a Victorian invention.