anadama bread

anadama bread
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1954 a leavened bread made with flour, cornmeal, and molasses

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  • anadama bread — ☆ anadama bread [an΄ə dam′ə ] n. [< ?] a kneaded yeast bread containing cornmeal and, usually, molasses …   English World dictionary

  • anadama bread — /an euh dam euh/ a yeast raised bread having corn meal and molasses among its ingredients: a traditional food of colonial America. [1910 15; orig. obscure; the various anecdotes ascribing it to a permutation of Anna damn her or Anna s damn bread… …   Universalium

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  • Cuban bread — is used to make Cuban sandwiches (both above) Cuban bread is a fairly simple white bread, similar to French bread and Italian bread, but has a slightly different baking method and ingredient list (in particular, it generally includes a small… …   Wikipedia

  • staff of life — noun food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked • Syn: ↑bread, ↑breadstuff • Derivationally related forms: ↑bread (for: ↑bread) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • breadstuff — noun 1. food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked • Syn: ↑bread, ↑staff of life • Derivationally related forms: ↑bread (for: ↑bread) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bannock (food) — Traditional beremeal bannock, as made in Orkney, Scotland. The separated sector is a scone. Bannock is a variety of flat quick bread. The word can also be applied to any large, round article baked or cooked from grain. When a round bannock is cut …   Wikipedia

  • Cornbread — For other uses, see Cornbread (disambiguation). Cornbread baked in an iron skillet …   Wikipedia

  • Muffin (English) — A split muffin A muffin or English muffin is a small, round, flat (or thin) type of yeast leavened bread almost always dusted with cornmeal, which is commonly served split horizontally, toasted, and buttered. Muffins are eaten either as a snack… …   Wikipedia

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