Maltese bread pudding
Tear some bread slices into pieces; you may also add some pieces of dry cake/cupcakes etc which you might have left-over.
Add 4 tbs cocoa, 200g sultanas, 3 tbs brown sugar or to taste,lemon and orange zest, 1tsp ground cinnamon, 1 tsp ground cloves, 1 tbs mixed spice, 100g candied lemon peel, 100g glace cherries, 100g pure ground almonds, some pitted dates.
Mix well and add one cup strong coffee, 3 beaten eggs, 50g melted butter, 2 mugfuls warm water, one glass dry Martini. Mix well and put mixture in a greased dish and level out. Add some walnuts on top and sprinkle more cinnamon on top. Bake in a moderate oven (fan electric 170) for about 45 minutes.
Once cool add one more dash of Martini.