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Heston Blumenthal Christmas pudding for sale on eBay

 

Posted At: 01 December 2010 15:17 PM
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Demand for Heston Blumenthal’s Hidden Orange Christmas Pudding is so high that after selling tens of thousands, last night Waitrose said there were only 2,000 left in the country.

As a result the must-have dish is now being re-sold on eBay with prices going up to £129 for the originally £13.00 priced pudding.

Unlike Blumenthal's more exotic restaurant creations, such as eggs and bacon ice cream, the pudding is easy to prepare in the microwave but has a hidden surprise of a caramelised whole orange in its centre.

Other Christmas crazes which have followed endorsement by popular celebrity chefs include goose fat, after it was promoted by Nigella Lawson and Venezuelan black chocolate after Willie Harcourt-Cooze promoted his own chocolate brand on his TV show ‘Willie's Wonky Chocolate Factory’.

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