Total Time
2hrs 30mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

Posted as a request. I havent made it but have enjoyed it every year at Christmas. Its not Christmas without my mom's carrot pudding. She reheats it in the jars in the microwave with a piece of plastic wrap over the top, stirring occasionally till hot. Serves it with a hard sauce and whipping cream. Prep time is approx, Cooking time is processing time in the canner.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine raisins, currants, fruit and almonds.
  2. Sift together flour, soda, cloves, cinnamon and nutmeg over fruit. Stir to coat fruit.
  3. Cream shortening until smooth, add sugar and beat until light. Add egg and beat until fluffy. Add carrot and 1/2 the potato, blend. Gradually add flour fruit mixture and blend. Add remaining potato. Stir just to blend.
  4. Mom usually times this by 4 and can in quarts. Only fill quarts 3/4 full. Place lids on it and place in canner. Bring to a boil and continue to boil for 1 1/2 to 2 hours.
  5. To reheat, unseal jar and place in microwave covered with plastic wrap till hot, stir occasionally.
Most Helpful

I want to thank you KeenKoon for coming to my rescue and posting this recipe. I followed the instructions exactly - they were well written and easy to follow. I have never made a carrott pudding before and made these as a gift - I can't award stars until I hear how they were enjoyed. Will post additional review & stars after Christmas

Bergy December 19, 2008