Self-saucing butterscotch pudding served in a dish

Self-saucing butterscotch pudding

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Prep: 15 mins Cook: 1 hr


Serve this self-saucing butterscotch pudding warm with ice cream for the ultimate treat for the whole family. It's sure to disappear in a flash

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian

Nutrition: Per serving

  • kcal382
  • fat12g
  • saturates7g
  • carbs60g
  • sugars40g
  • fibre1g
  • protein7g
  • salt0.7g


  • 100g butter, melted, plus a little for the dish



    Butter is a dairy product made from separating whole milk or cream into fat and…

  • 275g self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
    Baking powder

    Baking powder

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    Baking powder is a raising agent that is commonly used in cake-making. It is made from an alkali…

  • 300g light brown soft sugar
  • 250ml whole milk
  • 3 large eggs



    The ultimate convenience food, eggs are powerhouses of nutrition packed with protein and a…

  • 2 tbsp golden syrup
    Golden syrup

    Golden syrup

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    Golden syrup is a translucent, golden-amber coloured, sweet syrup, which can only be produced…

  • 4 tbsp Carnation caramel


  1. Boil the kettle and heat the oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4. Butter a rectangular baking dish (about 20cm x 28cm and 4cm deep). Tip the flour, baking powder, 140g sugar and a large pinch of salt in a bowl. Put the butter, milk and eggs in a jug and whisk together. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry and mix well. Scrape into the baking dish and level the surface.

  2. Mix the remaining sugar with the golden syrup and caramel, add 300ml boiling water and stir until the sugar and caramel dissolves. Pour the hot liquid over the pud, then bake for 1 hr until the top is set and the sauce is starting to bubble around the edges. Serve hot with ice cream. If you leave this pudding to sit, the sauce will soak into the sponge, so eat immediately.

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