The version that developed in Shrewsbury was rather different, though it had links with the Banbury cake, which also enclosed a curranty
mixture in pastry.
Cardiff's Geraint Thomas took time out from the punishing course to laud the crumbling, curranty
snacks as the spur that helped him to the Tour's prestigious white jersey, awarded daily to the best young rider.
Lightly fragrant but with a big, curranty
body and a mellow aftertaste.
Tesco Finest Rich Fruit Slices (pounds 1.03) are really curranty
- they're a bit smaller than most slices, but really tasty and worth every penny.
It turned out to be a big, curranty
cake with enough dough to sink a battleship - and no trip to Betty's is complete without scoffing down one of its trademark calorific treats from its elegant bakery shop.
The chunky red own label Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon NV, curranty
and with a hint of mint, is down from pounds 3.99 to pounds 2.99 while the own label Australian Jacaranda Hill Semillon 2001 gets the same price deal.
The Carmenere grape gives intense piercing curranty
, plummy fruit allied to a soft body and plenty zingy spice.
Ioan Gruffudd, Neil Hamilton and now Lulu are reported to be celebrity fans of the crumbly, curranty
The confit had all the feathery sweetness of slow-cooking and the jus captured the meaty essence with just enough curranty
49 A smooth wine with a hint of curranty
flavours went down well with cheese & biscuits -- but pleasant enough on it's own.
Soft and smooth with curranty
, tobacco fruit, its warm sweetness is balanced by good acidity.
There's more cut and tannin to firm up the curranty