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red currant

noun
1.
any of various currant shrubs of the genus Ribes, bearing an edible, red fruit.
2.
the fruit itself.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30
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  • In a medium bowl, whisk the sherry vinegar and the sherry with the walnut oil, red currant jelly and sugar.

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