An American Family History


from Aunt Pit's Recipe Box

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Steamed Date Pudding




A double boiler is a saucepan with a shallow pan that fits inside. The bottom pan is filled with water. Delicate ingredients are cooked in the top pan.

2 eggs
1/2 cup sweetend condensed milk
1/2 cup bread crumbs
1 teaspoon B.P. [baking powder]
1 cup (1/2 lb) chopped pitted dates
1/2 cup chopped nut meats

bleand together well beaten eggs and remaining ingredients.

Place in double boiler and cook over boiling water 30 min.


Serve cold with whipped cream.

Serves 6.




Colonial Maryland
Colonial New England
Colonial Virginia & West Virginia
Quakers & Mennonites
New Jersey Baptists
German Lutherans
Watauga Settlement
Pennsylvania Pioneers
Midwest Pioneers
Jewish Immigrants

©Roberta Tuller 2020
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