War Economy Recipe Book
Family Duff. — (No Eggs.)
Pour 1½ cups boiling water over 1 teaspoonful soda and 2 good tablespoons good dripping. Stir till dissolved and leave 20 minutes. Add 1 cup mixed fruit, 2 cups flour, ¼ teaspoon nutmeg, ¼ teaspoon spice, ¾ cup sugar. Stir well, pour into greased basin, and leave overnight. Cover and steam 3 hours or more.