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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of braise.

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  • adj. cooked by browning in fat and then simmering in a closed container


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  • Frozen artichoke hearts or artichoke quarters work well in braised recipes, especially when they are first lightly browned in olive oil to drive out excess moisture and bring up the flavor.

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  • I seldom use them whole, as I do not like the texture of them, even in braised foods.

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  • I’ve posted a recipe previously but it’s really quite simple – cover feta sticks in braised spinach (I took frozen spinach and squeezed the moisture out of it), then roll them up in phyllo dough triangles.

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  • When we then shared carnitas, described as braised pork shanks with chipotle wine sauce, he added, "I can't remember a meal this bad."

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  • The asparagus was limp and braised, which is fine - there's no law against it - but part of the majesty of the white variety is how fresh and virginal it tastes when it's just been blanched, not had the hell stewed out of it. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • I often use edamames as a substitute for fresh fava beans in Greek recipes, such as braised favas with dill and onions or favas and potatoes baked in grape leaves (recipes for both are in Tastes Like Home: Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska).

    Recipe for Edamame Pesto Spread (Ενταμάμε Πέστο Σαλάτα)

  • The food and wine for the Commendatore ' s supper is also changed, sometimes for the better ( " a nice Rioja " ), sometimes for the worse ( " baked brisket " should surely be " braised " ).


  • Yeah, some folks curse or swear, but Ian, having been somewhat 'braised' in the south, can flat out CUSS with the best of 'em.

    i'm the piece of shit the world revolves around

  • These dishes, such as braised lamb shanks or slow-roasted pork shoulder, tend to be cheaper, more flavorful and come in larger portions.

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  • It's a rotating mix of inventive vegetable preparations, such as braised eggplant with a spicy tomato sauce, crispy breadcrumbs and dairy-free aioli.

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