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Christmas cake

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Food, dish
Christmas cakeˈChristmas cake noun [countable, uncountable] 🔊 🔊 DFFa special cake that people eat in Britain at Christmas
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Christmas cakeThen Paul produced mince pies and in due course there was ham salad and Christmas cake.Lots of cherries and other fruit and good boozy flavour - a cross between Christmas cake and pudding.Tips for perfect icing A royal iced Christmas cake looks pretty, but the icing can sometimes turn very hard.What should you look for when choosing a ready-made Christmas cake?This has to be one of the easiest-to-make Christmas cake recipes ever.Serve dessert wines with a slice of Christmas cake, pudding, or my two desserts.The Christmas cake is usually the centrepiece, so invest in a cake turntable for easy icing.But I have never been a lover of cheese myself, except with Christmas cake.
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