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barmbrack

(ˈbɑːmˌbræk)
n
(Cookery) Irish a loaf of bread with currants in it. Also: barnbrack Often shortened to: brack
[from Irish Gaelic bairín breac speckled loaf]
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Noun1.barmbrack - a rich currant cake or bunbarmbrack - a rich currant cake or bun    
bread, breadstuff, staff of life - food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
Emerald Isle, Hibernia, Ireland - an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland
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You gave a farewell dinner party, looked out clothes suited to 'soft' weather, promised to bring back Barm Brack and Bewley's tea and smoked wild salmon, also send postcards.
Indeed she should be on the mark with COLM'S ROCK in the Hickeys Barm Brack Beginners Chase and I also expect her to win the bumper with SOUND VENTURE.
Mick Kinane's younger brother was riding Smiling Minstrel in the Hickeys Barm Brack Beginners Chase when he fell heavily at the fifth fence from home.
No self respecting instore bakery would be complete without soda farls and Barm Brack while preserves, relishes and hand crafted chocolates from specialist Irish suppliers are also an increasingly common sight in the ambient aisles.