journey cake


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journey cake

n. New England & Upper Midwest

[Perhaps by folk etymology from jonakin.]
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Noun1.journey cake - cornbread usually cooked pancake-style on a griddle (chiefly New England)journey cake - cornbread usually cooked pancake-style on a griddle (chiefly New England)
cornbread - bread made primarily of cornmeal
hoecake - thin usually unleavened johnnycake made of cornmeal; originally baked on the blade of a hoe over an open fire (southern)
Shawnee cake - form of johnnycake
New England - a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
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Her collection of poems, Journey Cake, was published by BkMk Press.
Recipes include Caribbean favourites such as Rice and Peas, Ackee and Saltfish, Jerk Chicken and traditional Journey Cakes.
It is her first recipe book since 1984 and includes favourites such as rice and peas, ackee and saltfish, jerk chicken and traditional journey cakes.

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