National Indian Pudding Day isn’t until November, but Indian Pudding was in the headlines recently…
with Barbra Streisand
Who was in Boston to sing……
(review of her show here )
But one thing Babs said really caught everyone’s attention: she said in one of her first visits to Boston, she went to Durgin-Park and ate Indian Pudding. But then just recently, she said, when she asked about Durgin-Park, she was told it was closed!
We’re not sure who Babs was talking to, but clearly they provided her with wrong information. Durgin-Park is still open for business, and after Streisand’s concert, the restaurant was deluged with phone calls the next morning.
“Were not closed, we’re still open,” said Petya Petkova, one of Durgin-Park’s managers.
So this is Durgin-Park’s
Baked Indian Pudding recipe
in case they ever do close. They have been serving Indian Pudding since 1827 when they opened.
Barbra – save this recipe!
Here’s a slightly different version: