Eve's pudding

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Eve's pudding
A home-made Eve's pudding
Place of originUnited Kingdom
Main ingredientsVictoria sponge cake, apples

Eve's pudding, also known as Mother Eve's pudding, is a type of traditional British pudding made from apples baked under a Victoria sponge cake mixture. The name is a reference to the biblical Eve.[1] The pudding can be served with custard, cream, or ice cream It is a version of Duke of Cumberland's pudding, named after Prince William, Duke of Cumberland. The first known recipe is from 1824 and uses grated bread and grated suet.[2]


  1. ^ Alan Davidson (21 August 2014). The Oxford Companion to Food. OUP Oxford. pp. 292–. ISBN 978-0-19-104072-6.
  2. ^ Maria Eliza Ketelby Rundell (1824). A New System of Domestic Cookery: Formed Upon Principles of Economy and Adapted to the Use of Private Families. J. Murray.