Chelsea bun

UK [ˌtʃelsɪ ˈbʌn] / US [ˈtʃelsɪ ˌbʌn] noun [countable]
Word forms "Chelsea bun":
singular Chelsea bun plural Chelsea buns
a small round cake with dried fruit in it and sugar on the top

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  • Chelsea bun — Chelsea buns. El Chelsea bun (en inglés ‘panecillo de Chelsea’) es un tipo de currant bun (‘panecillo de pasas’) que fue creado en el siglo XVIII en la Bun House de Chelsea (Londres), un establecimiento preferido por los Hannover y demolido en… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chelsea bun — A Chelsea bun The Chelsea bun is a type of currant bun that was first created in the 18th century at the Bun House in Chelsea, an establishment favoured by Hanoverian royalty and demolished in 1839. The bun is made of a rich yeast dough flavoured …   Wikipedia

  • Chelsea bun — n. a kind of currant bun in the form of a flat spiral. Etymology: Chelsea in London * * * Chelsea bun noun A rolled bun filled with currants and raisins • • • Main Entry: ↑Chelsea * * * Chelsea bun UK [ˌtʃelsi ˈbʌn] US [ˈtʃelsi ˌbʌn] noun… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chelsea bun — /ˌtʃɛlsi ˈbʌn/ (say .chelsee bun) noun a round coiled yeast bun, containing currants, and decorated with sugar. {named after Chelsea, a district of inner London, where originally made} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Chelsea bun — Chel|sea bun [ˌtʃelsi ˈbʌn] n BrE a small round sweet cake with dried fruit in it …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chelsea bun — noun Brit. a flat, spiral shaped currant bun sprinkled with sugar …   English new terms dictionary

  • Chelsea bun — noun (C) BrE a small, round, sweet cake with dried fruit in it …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chelsea — may refer to: Chelsea (beverage), a carbonated, low alcohol beverage Chelsea boots Chelsea bun, a cake Chelsea chic Contents 1 People 2 Places …   Wikipedia

  • Bun — A bun is a small, usually sweet bread. Commonly they are hand sized or smaller, domed in shape with a flat bottom. It can also mean a savory bread roll similar to a bap or barmcake.Basic buns are usually made using flour, sugar, eggs, yeast and… …   Wikipedia

  • Currant bun — Mini currant buns. A currant bun is a bun that contains currants or raisins. The Chelsea bun is a variant. Neither should be confused with a spiced bun. Currant Bun is English rhyming slang for the tabloid newspaper The Sun …   Wikipedia

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