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Cheltenham Dripper
Cakes

(Or Lardy Cake, Gloucestershire Dripping Cake)

A form of Lardy Cake made with bread-type layered pastry, associated with Gloucestershire, and Cheltenham in particular.

In other parts of England 'Dripping Cake' is a general term for sweet fruit cakes.


Sue Betteridge, the daughter of famous Cheltenham baker Lyndon 'Crusty' Williams, still makes and sells dripping cakes (2015)
Image: http://www.gloucestershireecho.co.uk





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