Soul Cake Duck Cakes, from Hogfather by Terry Pratchett!
Yes, I could have made Hogswatchnight pork pies instead, but have you SEEN the price of mincemeat where I live? Phew. Instead, let’s have something a little sweeter:
She’d never looked for eggs laid by the Soul Cake Duck…It wasn’t that her parents didn’t believe in such things. They didn’t need to believe in them. They knew they existed. They just wished they didn’t.
Oh, there had been presents, at the right time, with a careful label saying where they were from. And a superb egg on Soul Cake Morning, filled with sweets…