V pud, award winning black pudding

It is called V pud, and some in the region are calling it an abomination, but a truly unique black pudding has been named Best Breakfast Product by none other than the Vegetarian Society.  The Society has been awarding prizes for food, catering and lifestyle for ten years now, and this may be their most controversial prize ever.

Black pudding, as everyone knows, is made of pig’s blood and ox intestines, and though it is not everybody’s favourite food, it does have a tradition to uphold, according to the critics of the Vegetarian Society’s choice.  The Real Lancashire Black Pudding Co. Ltd. says they used a recipe from Bury, home of the black pudding, which substitutes beetroot and caramel for the usual ingredients