What is bara brith
? Bara brith
is the national fruit loaf of Wales - its name is derived from the Welsh bara (bread) and brith
"It's fantastic that the Village Bakery sponsor the half marathon, not least because you get bara brith
at the end of the race - it helps attract people to take part.
Yet despite the apparent apathetic attitude of teenagers towards traditional foods, bara brith
and cawl were named in a top 20 of favourite UK regional foods in a survey of consumers aged 40 plus, conducted by Sainsbury's in April.
Bread of heaven: Ed Moore shows off his bara brith
to Economy Minister Edwina Hart
It's unlikely that bara brith
will ever become as a recognisable brand as, say whisky, or even shortbread.
makes a particularly good ice cream and dessert, and we have been experimenting with ales and alcohol and so have created ice cream using Cwrw ale from local brewers Evans Evans.' The beer was the most popular served at the Angel Hotel and Bistro next door, which she runs with husband Paul.
To enter, take your bara brith
wrapped in clingfilm to the festival by 4pm on September 21 together with a completed entry form from www.moldfoodfestival.co.uk, or Meet & Eat Cafe, Jones Price & Sons and Found in the Attic, all in Mold.
The new line of Bara Brith
and biscuits will be hand baked in the adjacent Y Crochan cafe using quality Welsh ingredients.
But I was wrong, because I've discovered real bara brith
. It's home-made, the fruit soaked overnight in tea, and on sale in a little teashop just half a mile from our new home.
is a livestock farm of 53 hectares owned and farmed by Dr Jonathan and Mrs Anna Kahn that is turning back the clock with the help of a Tir Gofal grant.
He was a member of Temple Emanuel, B'Nai Brith
, Knights of Pythias and was a member of Montacute Lodge of Masons.
Mair Jones from Denbigh wrote to tell us that perhaps the store in her home town would benefit from following the example of its predecessors Safeway, who apparently bought in its bara brith
from specialist bakers with the necessary culinary and cultural background.