from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Firm but easily broken or crumbled; crisp.
- adj. Having small curls, waves, or ripples.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. having a crisp texture; brittle yet tender.
- n. The well-baked fat on the surface of a piece of roasted meat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Formed into short, close ringlets; frizzed; crisp.
- adj. Crisp; brittle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Curled; formed into curls or little waves.
- Brittle; crisp.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. tender and brittle
And yes, the male, though curled up now, had probably been a six-footer in life, according to the arson investigator, who ought to have known, having seen quite a few of what he referred to as the crispy critters.
Just a note, battered foods are never quite the same reheated, but the best method I've found to keep them crispy is to reheat them on a rack in a moderate oven, no hotter than 350 F.
Really nice seasoning and caramelization on the roasted vegetables on a thin crispy crust.
Soft, slightly chewy, crispy from the rice krispies and sweet.
The slice itself was a decent size and the crust was thin and pleasantly crispy from the reheating.
The oblong thin crispy crust is topped with Parmesan, mozzarella, (perhaps another cheese?) red onions, basil and wild mushrooms and had fragrance that was truly mouth-watering.
That thin crispy shell on the outside and nothing but a cavern of hot air inside.
The outside was coated in crispy coconut, the inside a flaky peanut butter.
These dosas are thick and so need to be cooked on both the sides unlike the thin crispy ones.
It is that thin crispy coal-oven-flavored crust, with tasty cheese and toppings.
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