I realize this featured image isn't the most beautiful looking dessert, but keep in mind that this recipe was created centuries before the camera was invented.

Now that football season is over and cabin fever really starts to kick in, it might be a fun idea to make this ancient recipe.

Don't worry, you don't need to rush out and buy plums, this recipe calls for raisins. Suet, however? Well, I guess you're on your own if you're looking for advice from me on how and where to purchase that.

To be honest, it's the only National Day on the calendar for February 12th so your options are really limited!