18th Century Vermicelli Pudding aka Kugel

Jonathan Townsend

Posted on September 21 2015

18th Century Vermicelli Pudding Aka Kugel

This is an interesting vermicelli pudding from 1784 edition of  The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy by Hannah Glasse.

  • 1 Pint Milk
  • 4 Oz Vermicelli
  • Ground Cinnamon to taste
  • 1 Cup Heavy Cream
  • 4 Oz Melted Butter
  • 4 Oz Sugar
  • 4 Egg Yolks Well Beaten

Boil Vermicelli in the milk, making sure to stir constantly until the vermicelli is soft.


Add in Cinnamon, heavy cream, butter, sugar, and egg yolks. Stir well.


Pour straight into pie pan, leaving enough room at the top for expansion during cooking.


Place in oven at about 350 degrees for an hour.

Allow to cool before serving.


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