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  1. Eccles cake(noun)

    a flat round cake of sweetened pastry filled with dried fruit


  1. Eccles cake(Noun)

    A small, round, oven-baked cake made from a currant-based filling enclosed in puff pastry.

  2. Origin: * From the town of the same name, Eccles, where the cake was first sold commercially in 1793.


  1. Eccles cake

    An Eccles cake is a small, round cake filled with currants and made from flaky pastry with butter, sometimes topped with demerara sugar.


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