• 12oz Self Raising Floor
  • 2 tsp Baking Powder
  • 4oz Suet
  • Warm Water to bind into soft dough mixture (not to wet or dry)
  • Pinch of Salt


  • STEP 1
    Sift Self raising floor, add Suet baking powder and salt and mix or blend until smooth (no lumps of suet)
  • STEP 2
    Whilst blending/mixing add enough warm water to bring mixture into soft dough (not too wet or dry)
  • STEP 3
    Once the Roast Joint is removed for resting roughly roll dough into rough roasting tray size (not too heavy handed as the mixture will not rise) and sit into roasting juices. baste with juices and place in oven for 25mins or until golden brown. Oven Temp around 180-200C/gas 7-8
  • STEP 4
    baste at least twice through out cooking time, allow 10-15mins before first baste (allowing for the dough to rise)
  • STEP 5
    Please note the dough does not rise significantly, only about double.

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