Dundee cake


Dundee cake
Dun|dee cake [dʌnˈdi: ˌkeık] n [U and C]
a British cake made with fruit and nuts

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  • Dundee Cake — is a famous traditional Scottish fruit cake with a rich flavour.[1][2] The cake is often made with currants, sultanas and almonds; sometimes, fruit peel may be added to it. The cake originated in nineteenth century Scotland, and was originally… …   Wikipedia

  • Dundee cake — ► NOUN ▪ a rich fruit cake decorated with almonds …   English terms dictionary

  • Dundee cake — /dʌndi ˈkeɪk/ (say dundee kayk) noun a butter cake flavoured with lemon rind, chopped almonds, dried fruit, etc., and usually decorated with almonds pressed into the top. {named after Dundee} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dundee cake — n. esp. Brit. a rich fruit cake usu. decorated with almonds. Etymology: Dundee in Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dundee cake — n [C, U] (esp BrE) a large rich cake containing dried fruit and usually decorated on the top with almonds. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dundee cake — noun chiefly Brit. a rich fruit cake, decorated with almonds …   English new terms dictionary

  • Dundee cake — noun (C, U) a British cake made with fruit and nuts …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dundee (disambiguation) — Dundee may refer to: Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Sports 4 Other …   Wikipedia

  • Cake — For other uses, see Cake (disambiguation). A layered pound cake filled with raspberry jam and lemon curd, and finished with buttercream frosting Cake is a form of bread or bread like food. In its modern forms, it is typically a …   Wikipedia

  • Dundee — noun A city in Scotland See Also: Dundonian, Dundee cake …   Wiktionary