Madeira sponge

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Madeira sponge a rich sponge cake with close texture; intended to be eaten with a glass of Madeira wine
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Usage

In literature:

A sixpenny sponge or Madeira cake is the foundation of this summer sweet.
"Paper-bag Cookery" by Vera Serkoff
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In news:

200g good Madeira cake, lemon or plain sponge, cut into cubes.
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