Definition of Bakewell pudding in English:

Bakewell pudding


  • A baked pudding or cake typically consisting of a puff pastry case lined with a layer of jam and filled with a mixture of eggs, sugar, butter, and ground almonds; (also formerly) a similar pudding containing a custard filling and (sometimes) candied fruit.


Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Vegetable Cookery.