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  • n. Plural form of serving.

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Examples

  • Also, according to the published recipe, how many servings is this supposed to make?

    660 Curries: Ghia Yakhani (Pan-Fried Bottle Gourd Slices with Yogurt and Aromatic Spices)

  • The difference is the change in the number of servings from the two versions.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • A tin with 60 servings is 250 rupees, about £4, way beyond the pockets of most of the people here who need it.

    Boing Boing: December 30, 2001 - January 5, 2002 Archives

  • The servings are the ordinary restaurant servings.

    Maintaining Health Formerly Health and Efficiency

  • As I'm always looking for party-food ideas, I was attracted to try the Mini Upside-down Pineapple cakes as they are easy to make and result into individual servings which is perfect for entertaining guests.

    Mini Pineapple Upside-down Cake

  • Since I had lost a lot of the cream, I made four servings which is all I needed instead of the six called for in the recipe.

    Tuna Toast

  • Even if you have butter qualms, it doesn’t seem that egregious for 8-9 servings, which is what I ended up with.

    chicken pot pie | smitten kitchen

  • My favorite thing about this Capitol City beer monument is that all of their many draft beers are available in 4 oz. servings, meaning I could sample seven different Mikkeller Single-Hop IPAs for $28.

    Paste Magazine

  • Well yesterday in the Hamilton Spectator Registered Dietitian Vicki Edwards explained the challenges of the Food Guide's rather arbitrarily sized "servings" by explaining to her readers why in fact it's easier to get those 7-10 servings of fruits and vegetables each day than they might think, "often a single piece of produce is larger than one Food Guide serving, and just a few items can quickly add up over the day."

    Weighty Matters

  • A shame that Health Canada didn't bother paying attention to their own research and surveys as it seems pretty clear - Canadians don't understand what "servings" are and the allied health professionals consulted coast-to-coast gave them a big thumbs down.

    Weighty Matters

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