Definition of treacle tart in English:

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treacle tart

noun

British
A pastry tart with a filling made from golden syrup and breadcrumbs.
Example sentences
  • For the second time in recent months Michael Winner castigates a treacle tart for its lack of treacle.
  • Treacle tart is the name of a dish which contains absolutely no treacle at all.
  • Neither of us had room for the home-made puddings, of which there was a long list, including an old favourite - treacle tart.

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