Add sugar gradually to grated potatoes and eggs and mix well
Mix in butter vigorously with a fork
Add milk and blend well.
Mix in grated rind of lime and the lime juice
Add the rum
Sift salt, baking powder and cinnamon together
Add all, plus raisins and continue mixing
Pour the mixture into a greased pan and bake at a moderate oven for about 50 minutes, until done.
Remove, cool and serve.
Makes approximately 8 servings.
TO GET THE SOFT TOPPING:
Combine 1 cup whole milk, 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder and approximately 3 oz dark sugar. Mix until sugar dissolves, then..
Pour the mixture over the pudding mixture and bake at 350°F for one hour.
I Should Tell You....
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