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in the name of canary breeds, refers to a special, cultivated show type of bird, rather than the ordinary type. In dog and cat circles, it refers to the entire following of breeders, owners and admirers.
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You may not sell much in the way of perfume, silk ties or 100 [pounds sterling] jars of truffles this Christmas, but many of you will sell more fancy cakes and ale than usual and stocking-filler items such as phonecard top-ups, mobile phone accessories, toiletry sets, hair decorations and posh chocolates,
If your invitation to a garden party is in the post, you can look forward to a feast of smoked salmon sandwiches, fancy cakes, iced fancies, strawberry tarts and ice cream.
Fancy cakes from France and Sweden have appeared recently.
Designs, The Ballroom, Fancy Cakes by Leslie, Olazzo and Redken.
Catch up with friends over scones, finger sandwiches, fancy cakes and tea while enjoying live music and holiday storytelling during Hotel Aristas Holiday Afternoon Tea.
Today, staff at the Newcastle Road dealership in South Shields, will be putting their culinary skills to the test when they prepare a variety of treats including sandwiches and fancy cakes for MacMillan Cancer Support and their annual World's Biggest Coffee Morning event.
An afternoon tea of sandwiches, scones and fancy cakes kept Gloria and the PCC and her willing helpers very busy throughout the afternoon.
As a trainee baker, you can learn the craft skills required to make a wide range of products, including morning rolls, biscuits, fancy cakes and pies.
It's the semi-final this week and Holly, Jo, Janet and Mary-Anne are doing show-offy things with patisserie - a rather vague term that covers everything from iced buns to Danish pastries as well as some very fancy cakes.
They were particularly well-known for their little, fancy cakes.