Bath bun


Definition of Bath bun

: a round bun made of sweet yeast dough containing eggs, butter, and currants and usually decorated with sugar, nuts, or pieces of candied fruit

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History and Etymology for Bath bun

from Bath, England

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“Bath bun.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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