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Demerara

(ˌdɛməˈrɛərə; -ˈrɑːrə)
n
1. (Placename) the Demerara a river in Guyana, rising in the central forest area and flowing north to the Atlantic at Georgetown. Length: 346 km (215 miles)
2. (Placename) a former region of what is now Guyana, on the Demerara river

demerara

(ˌdɛməˈrɛərə; -ˈrɑːrə)
n
1. (Plants) brown crystallized cane sugar from the Caribbean and nearby countries
2. (Brewing) a highly flavoured rum used mainly for blending purposes
[C19: named after Demerara, a former region of Guyana]

dem•e•ra•ra

(ˌdɛm əˈrɑr ə, -ˈrɛər ə)

n. (often cap.)
a light brown raw sugar grown in Guyana and used esp. in the country's rum-making industry.
[after the Demerara River]
dem`e•ra′ran, adj.

Dem•e•ra•ra

(ˌdɛm əˈrɑr ə, -ˈrɛər ə)

n.
a river in E Guyana flowing S to N and emptying into the Atlantic Ocean at Georgetown. 215 mi. (346 km) long.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.demerara - a light brown raw cane sugar from Guyana
cane sugar - sucrose obtained from sugar cane
2.Demerara - a river in northern Guyana that flows northward into the Atlantic
British Guiana, Co-operative Republic of Guyana, Guyana - a republic in northeastern South America; formerly part of the British Empire, but it achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1966
3.Demerara - a former Dutch colony in South America; now a part of Guyana
British Guiana, Co-operative Republic of Guyana, Guyana - a republic in northeastern South America; formerly part of the British Empire, but it achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1966
4.demerara - dark rum from Guyana
rum - liquor distilled from fermented molasses
5.demerara - light brown cane sugar; originally from Guyana
brown sugar - unrefined or only partly refined sugar
Translations

demerara

[ˌdeməˈrɛərə] N (also demerara sugar) → azúcar m moreno

demerara (sugar)

demerara

[ˌdɛməˈrɛərə] n (also demerara sugar) → zucchero grezzo di canna
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RUM SAUCE (Serves 8-10 people) INGREDIENTS 100g butter 100g plain flour 800ml whole milk 100g demerera sugar 5 tablespoons dark rum Fresh grated nutmeg METHOD MELT butter on a low heat.
Dyma grynodeb o rai o'r ryseitiau gan Mari Lewis (nid yw wedi cynnwys cyfarwyddiadau efo pob un, dim ond cynhwysion) Taffi'r Sioe 3/4 pwys o driog du neu syrup 3/4 pwys o siwgr 1/2 pwys o fargarin dwy lond llwy fwrdd o ddwr un llond llwy fwrdd o finegr diferyn o sudd lemon Taffi Menyn (Butterscotch) Llond cwpan o siwgr Hanner llond cwpan o fenyn, Dwy lond llwy fwrdd o syrup Llond llwy fwrdd o sudd lemon Diferyn bychan o vanilla essence Cyflath Pwys o siwgr demerera llond cwpan o ddwr 1/4 pwys o fenyn dwy lond llwy fwrdd o driog diferyn o finegr Rhoi'r dwr, y siwgr a'r menyn mewn sosban gref a'i rhoi ar gwr y tan nes bydd y siwgr wedi toddi'n llwyr.
Ingredients: 500g rhubarb 100ml water 100g golden caster sugar 1 tbsp Stones ginger wine 250g Sweet Eve strawberries 75g butter 175g self-raising flour 1/2 tsp ground ginger 60g Demerera sugar 1 Crunchie bar, crushed Method: 1.
5 tbsp demerera A few peppercorns 250 gfeta cheese feta cheese A few ripe large tomatoes, plum are great.
Ingredients: One duck leg, duck fat, two shallots, half clove garlic, sprig or pinch of thyme, one tin of cherries, one quarter of a red cabbage, one cup of red wine, 1 tablespoon of demerera sugar, - cup of malt vinegar, tablespoon of red currant jelly Method: Rub duck leg in sea salt and leave in fridge to marinade with garlic and thyme for 24 hours Wash off the salt and pat dry.
Songs such as Cher Lloyd's Swagger Jagger, 'sung' by the less than sugar sweet Ugly Sisters Canderel (Vickery) and Demerera (Simon Nehan) - looking for all the world like a pair of space age Vicky Pollards, and a wonderful version of Katy Perry's Fireworks, performed with gusto by the eminently talented Cinderella - Lauren Morgan, added to the thoroughly modern makeover.
ingredientsone brace of pheasant 8 rashers of streaky bacon duck fat or sunflower oil two sprigs of fresh thyme parsnip and potato puree 1 granny smith apple 4 teaspoons demerera sugar 25g butter madeira sauce braised red cabbage method.