tipsy cake


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tipsy cake

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(Cookery) Brit a kind of trifle made from a sponge cake soaked with white wine or sherry and decorated with almonds and crystallized fruit
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Noun1.tipsy cake - a trifle soaked in wine and decorated with almonds and candied fruit
trifle - a cold pudding made of layers of sponge cake spread with fruit or jelly; may be decorated with nuts, cream, or chocolate
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
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tipsy cake

nmit Alkohol getränkter Kuchen
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Also, traditionally the tipsy cake would be served with roasted pineapple, and at Dinner the pineapples are glazed and spit-roasted for the dining room to see - it's a magnificent sight to see dozens of identical golden pineapples slowly rotating like a work of art or piece of fantastical machinery.
And, just in case you were still feeling a bit peckish, the desserts included: Jelly, custard, blanc-mange, port wine, raspberry and lemon sponge, tipsy cake, trifles, lemon cheesecakes, apple tarts, plum or apricot tarts, Italian cheese, velvet cheese, apple mould, pines, grapes, pears, apples, apricots, peaches, melons, olives, walnuts, chestnuts, seed cake, iced queen cakes, biscuits, gingerbread, preserved ginger, cucumbers and oranges.
So take a look at the recipe for Tipsy Cake that Sheila Schroder faxed in.