barmbrack

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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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When it first made its announcement Sainsbury had 17 local suppliers, now 80 suppliers have climbed on board, with it also exporting Northern Ireland produce, such as breads like barnbracks, wheatens and sodas, to the mainland UK.