The restaurant in the UK House of Parliament has changed the name of a classic British dessert known as “spotted dick”; henceforth it will be called “spotted richard.” (Eater, June 18, 2018)
Spotted dick was featured in the cozy supper that Sir Alistair Chichester shared with the Reverend Bidley-Spaulding in a recent installment of “Social Math – UK.” Consider that installment duly amended ex post facto.
Wadsworth, the butler, has admonished kitchen staff at Baldershanks to be circumspect. Sir Alistair isn’t known for embracing innovation.
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