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(Cookery) Brit a flat cake made from a yeast dough with raisins in it, usually eaten toasted and buttered



Brit. a light, flat cake with raisins.
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Noun1.teacake - flat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with teateacake - flat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with tea
cookie, cooky, biscuit - any of various small flat sweet cakes (`biscuit' is the British term)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
2.teacake - any of various small cakes or cookies often served with tea
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
Sally Lunn - a flat round slightly sweet teacake usually served hot
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[ˈtiːkeɪk] n (British)petit pain aux raisins
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WE ARE delighted to team up with Scotland's iconic biscuit brand, Tunnock's, to offer readers the chance to get their Teacake Tea Towel.
Gary Schofield at work and, right, with Teresa |Whyte of Total Food Service with the chocolate teacake made for the end of term awards lunch WEIGHING in at almost 30kg this chocolate teacake may well just be the biggest created.
7m in its Coatbridge factory to enhance production of its snowball and teacake products, including the re-set up of Lees range of confectionery bars, with a new design to the Macaroon bar.
It finished with the Tardis arriving in Glasgow for chips although I was a little disappointed a dancing teacake didn't turn up.
The recipes include delights such as Chocolate Filigree Cake, Honey and Yogurt Muffins, Pumpkin Teacake with Spiced Raisins, Christmas Pudding, Raspberry and Vanilla Custard Tart, and much more.
My late husband and I used to like sitting in Rabbaiotti's cafe in Penarth, on the site of this new restaurant, watching the seafront regardless of the weather, either on our own or with our grandchildren, eating a poached egg, teacake, pot of tea,etc.
Every Tunnock's Teacake is individually wrapped, not like the rest of them put them out--when you open the pack up it's like seeing people naked.
A 13-year battle over a chocolate teacake was finally settled in the highest court in the land yesterday.
With their classic and timeless packaging, innovative flavors, and use of exceptional all-natural ingredients, Teacake Bake Shop offers cupcake gift boxes for all occasions, ranging from Birthday, Baby Shower, Wedding, Love, Thank You and Congratulation.
lSome major bets are landed when Lightwater Again (Richard Beever/Tim Reed) accounts for Teacake in the novice chase at Newcastle.
WE ARE delighted to team up with Scotland's iconic biscuit brand Tunnock's to offer readers the chance to get their Teacake Tea Towel, an ideal gift for Christmas