To the uninitiated, Yorkshire pudding is very odd stuff. Made out of a very eggy batter, it is baked in an oven so it puffs up around the edges. It is served with roast beef, vegetables and plenty of gravy.
Ellie had slept through Sunday lunch. So at tea time, I gave her a cold Yorkshire pudding while I cooked up her main meal. This was a mistake. She fell in love with the Yorkshire's and refused anything else.
This was the point when Ricarro poured golden syrup on to the Yorkshire pudding, because earlier that day his mother said this was delicious. (Mother-in-laws, healthy eating and dental hygiene can be strangers).