Ugly Drum Smoker Christmas Sticky date Dumplings

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cook time: Allow 25min

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Difficulty: Moderate

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Prep time: 45min

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Serves: 4 people

Ingredients

The dumpling dough

  • 450g plain flour
  • 250L warm milk
  • 10g dried yeast
  • 60g sugar
  • 60g butter
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4cup Chopped Dates
  • 1/4cup walnut pieces
  • 1tsp Ground Ginger

Caramel sauce

  • 250ml boiling water
  • 150g brown sugar
  • 50g Honey
  • 50g butter
  • 1tsp corn flour

Instructions

The Dumpling Dough

  1. In a small pot scald the milk with the butter
  2. Add chopped dates and bicarb
  3. Remove from heat and allow to cool to just above room temp
  4. Once cooled combine all the ingredients into a medium sized bowl and mix well
  5. Cool in the fridge
  6. Once chilled, dampen your hands and roll teh rough into small balls

The Caramel sauce

  1. Combine half of the water with the butter, brown sugar, and honey in a pot and bring to the simmer
  2. Combine the remaining half of the water with the corn flour
  3. Slowly pour the corn flour mix into the pot and bring up to the simmer until the mix thickens
  4. Pour the mix into an appropriate cooking dish and add the dumplings
  5. Prepare the smoker to 160C
  6. Place the dish into the smoker and cook for 15-20min
  7. Allow to cool slightly before serving, enjoy with icecream or whipped cream
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings
Ugly Drum Smoker UDS Sticky Date Dumplings

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