How Many Syns In Yorkshire Puddings? Find Out Here!

Updated on 
4 January, 2023

Are Yorkshire Puddings High In Syns? - Our SW Guide

If you're making a roast dinner you might curious as to if you can add any Yorkshire puddings in or if they are too high in syns on the SW plan.

Are Yorkshire Puddings High In Syns?

Yorkshire puddings have 2-4 syns per pudding, with extra large ones having up to 7 syns making them fairly high in syns, you can however have these puddings syn free by making your own too.

In our syn guide below we will discuss why Yorkshire puddings can be high in syns, some syn values of them and how to make your own syn-free slimming world Yorkshires at home!

Why Are Yorkshire Puddings So High In Syns?

At 2-4 syns for a pudding and up to 7 syns for a large pudding, Yorkshires can be quite high in syns in addition to your roast.

Yorkshire puddings get their syn value from the oil and fat content, some options are even cooked in fat drippings which can make them higher in calories.

Syn Values Of Yorkshire Puddings

Yorkshire puddings have a wide range of syns according to the brand of pudding you choose, how they are cooked and the size. To help you compare syns, we've listed some down below.

Syn Values Of Yorkshire Puddings
  • M&S Beef dripping Yorkshires - 6 syns.
  • Sainsbury's Yorkshire puddings - 3 syns per pud.
  • Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire Puddings Home Bake - 4 syns each.
  • Sainsbury's Yorkshire puddings free from - 2 syns.
  • ASDA 6 Yorkshire puddings - 4 syns.
  • The Real Yorkshire Pudding Co. Yorkshire puddings - 6 syns.
  • Stamford St. Food Company Yorkshire puddings - 4 syns.
  • Sainsbury's Yorkshire puddings free from - 2 syns.
  • Tesco 2 Giant Yorkshire puddings - 13 syns per pudding.
  • Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire Puddings Carvery Style - 7 syns each.
  • Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire Puddings Large - 3.5 syns each.
  • Tesco 12 Yorkshire puddings - 2 syns per pud.
  • Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire Puddings Homestyle - 4.5 syns each.

Our Best Syn Free Yorkshire Pudding

If you find regular Yorkshire puddings to be too high in syns, you can always make your own syn-free Yorkshire puddings at home to add to your roast without the guilt!


  • 40g of oats used as your healthy extra B.
  • Low cal spray oil.
  • Seasoning.
  • Two eggs.
  • 50ml of semi-skimmed milk as your healthy extra A.


  1. Heat your oven to gas mark 7 then spray a muffin tin, blend your oats up into flour and in the other ingredients and bake for 15 minutes until they rise.
Our Best Syn Free Yorkshire Pudding

Final Words

Overall, Yorkshire puddings are average in syns, with some being high in syns up to 7 syns if you're choosing a larger-sized pudding. Yorkshires get a syn value from the fat and oil they are cooked in, with beef dripping Yorkshires being some of the highest in syns.

To save syns we recommend making your own Yorkshires at home by using your healthy extra B and healthy extra A for the oat flour and milk.

Check out the amount of syns you'll find in a Weight Watchers Beef Hotpot!

Jennifer is a certified nutritionist and weight loss coach with a Master's in Nutrition from Cambridge. With over 10 years experience, she shares healthy recipes and science-backed slimming tips on SheCooksSheEats to help people reach their wellness goals. Jennifer stays up-to-date by regularly attending conferences and continuing her nutrition education. She aims to provide research-backed advice to inspire balanced, happy living.
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