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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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Fruited products include fruit loaves, Barmbracks and hot cross buns and the Ormo Whiskey Fruit Loaf, baked with the famous Bushmills Irish Whiskey.
He added: "Potato farls, soda bread and barmbracks are taking over from the French baguette, Indian naan and Italian ciabatta.