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Dumpling Loaf

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This loaf tastes so like the Scottish clootie dumpling. It tastes divine and is also really good fried with an egg on top!


Serves: 6

  • 8 ounces self-raising flour
  • 1 cup raisins
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 ounce margarine
  • 2 teaspoons mixed spice
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 medium egg
  • 1 cup boiling water


Dumpling Loaf is a community recipe submitted by Gillywilly and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Cream marg and sugar.
  • Add spice and raisins.
  • Then add boiling water.
  • Leave to cool slightly before adding egg.
  • Finally add flour.
  • Cook for 1 hour at gas mark 2 or 150 degrees celsius
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