Battenburg

Battenburg

(ˈbætənˌbɜːɡ)
n
(Cookery) an oblong sponge cake divided longitudinally into four square sections, two coloured pink and two yellow, with an outer coating of marzipan
[perhaps named after Battenberg, a village in Prussia]
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Miss Ada even has an elaborate Battenburg one on top of the piano.
As well as the fluorescent battenburg livery the Q7 had the slogan "seized, with your support, from organised crime", emblazoned on its side.
BATTENBURG CAKE INGREDIENTS (Makes 2 cakes serving 10 people each) 4 large eggs 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 3/4 tsp almond extract 275g caster sugar 185g unsalted butter, softened 235g plain flour 1 tsp baking powder Red and yellow food colouring Icing sugar, to dust 500g marzipan 170g raspberry jam, to fill METHOD 1.
TV chef Edd Kimber, who won the first series of the Great British Bake Off, says a traditional Battenburg cake is perfect for afternoon tea.
The Contractor shall ensure that the Police Vehicles are marked in accordance with either full or half Battenburg livery as detailed in the Home Office Scientific Development Branch (HOSDB) Police Vehicle Livery Specification Reference HOSDB 14/04 and Home Office Scientific Development Branch Police Motorcycle Livery Specification Reference HOSDB 47/06.
The traditional treat included Scotch eggs, French Fancies, Battenburg cake, traditional scones with strawberries and cream and a selection of sandwiches.
I also knew after eating a family size Battenburg cake in one sitting that my sugar craving was nearing addiction.
Perhaps the prime example of it's not what you know but who you know was the man born Prince Louis Frances of Battenburg, better known as Lord Louis Mountbatten, great-grandson of Queen Victoria.
Nanalulus Linens and Handkerchief's white Battenburg lace parasol / umbrella is beautifully featured in a piece called Among the Wildflowers.
The guest register table was overlaid with a Battenburg lace tablecloth handmade by the bride's great great-grandmother.
Surrey-born Sam Newton Battenburg Faulkner burst onto the music scene in 2007.