Meaning of cinder toffee in English:

cinder toffee


mass nounBritish
  • another term for honeycomb (sense 3 of the noun)

    ‘vanilla ice cream topped with cinder toffee’
    • ‘The current favourite among customers is traditional vanilla, followed by hoky poky - a mix of vanilla and cinder toffee.’
    • ‘It's autumn, the time of year when we get a wistful yearning for cinder toffee.’
    • ‘The biscuit is decorated with plenty of cinder toffee and chocolate chips.’
    • ‘The inviting assortment of goodies include acid drops, sherbet lemons, sherbet pips, coconut mushrooms, cinder toffee, Yorkshire mixtures, liquorice sticks, and lollies of all flavours under the sun.’
    • ‘The book tells you everything you need to know about making sweeties both trad - cinder toffee, rose and violet creams, coconut ice - and really rather modern - spiced cashew chunks, chilli and lime shards.’
    • ‘You need three different types of sugar (sucrose, fructose and glucose) to interfere with crystal formation when making good cinder toffee.’