Eccles cake

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a flat round cake of sweetened pastry filled with dried fruit

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I'm not sure everyone will have had the delight that is the Eccles cake – I'm only a recent recruit but now I'm a loyal one for life.
A few weeks ago I'd seen a picture of a puff pastry tart filled with blueberries, and the idea came to me that an allblueberry Eccles cake might be interesting.
There are buttery eccles cakes, classic Victoria sponges, devilishly chocolatey brownies, tangy lemon tarts and plenty of pastries, oozing with fresh cream.
Parents joined youngsters at the event to make bread, muffins, shortbread and Eccles cakes.
After Reg died, Elsie married second husband Wallace at the age of 69 - and became known as Mrs Eccles Cakes because of the quality of her baking.
Hardly surprising in a world where lasagne is considered a suitable sandwich filling and a Manchester chip shop celebrated a festival of local produce by deep frying Eccles cakes.
IN THE HEART OF ENGLAND TASTE KITCHEN IN ASSOCIATION WITH UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BIRMINGHAM DEMONSTRATIONS AND MASTERCLASSES FROM AWARD-WINNING REGIONAL CHEFS THE AWARD-WINNING COLLEGE IS HOSTING A SERIES OF FEATURES: THE LAUNCH OF THE 'BRUM BUN' Eccles cakes and Chorley cakes, Chelsea buns and the Bath bun; now Birmingham has its own 'Brum Bun'.
Despite internet rumours that it was invented by Hitler's granny, it remains right up there with teatime favourites such as Bakewell tarts, Eccles cakes and fondant fancies.
They are triangular puff pastry cakes filled with mincemeat - a bit like Eccles cakes.
I like to get a couple of Eccles cakes and some of those nice, crisp, bright green, totally tasteless Granny Smiths.
Whitworths is straying further outside its familiar territory of dried fruit with the launch of its first baked product, a four-pack of Eccles cakes.
A SPATE of Merseyside fires have been triggered by Eccles cakes, firefighters revealed.
Plenty of choices, cooked breakfast, healthy options, porridge, wonderful sandwiches made on demand, jacket potatoes, pie and peas, pasta and lovely homemade Greek salad, great homemade soups, corn beef hash, fruit scones and jam, scrumptious Eccles cakes and more.
To start the Eccles cakes, melt the butter in a saucepan over a medium heat.