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Posted By: Valmai Goodyear
13-Apr-10 - 05:41 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Bread Rolls
Subject: RE: Folklore: Bread Rolls
I think what Americans call muffins are a variation on the English fairy cake, with different combinations of fruit. The Cupcakes I have met are denser, fruitless, flat on top, cling sullenly to their baking cases and have a thick layer of icing.