French roll


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French roll

n.
1. See French twist.
2. A crusty bread roll, oblong or round in shape.
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Bredin had of the declaration of war was the impact of a French roll on his ear.
They looked tempting; eight in number, circularly set out on a white plate on a tray covered with a white napkin, flanked by a slice of buttered French roll, and a little compact glass of cool wine and water; but she resisted all persuasions, and sent them down again--placing the act to her credit, no doubt, in her Eternal Day-Book.
"I should then have related them to you, my love, over your French roll."
Then they saw the French Rolls, who were very polite to them, and made a brief call upon the Parker H.
With the entire hall cheering her on and another lady timing her, Nancy managed to create a beautiful French Roll in two minutes 40 seconds.
Next up was their Clinton Street Burger (Dh72), a delightful combination of patties made of beef ground daily in house, choice of Swiss or cheddar cheese and plenty of caramelised onions on a freshly toasted French roll. With hand cut fries, in-house coleslaw and beef bacon (Dh8) all in, it does make for a real good burger.
I put her hair up in a French pleat intertwined with a French roll as an alternative to scraping it back, which can look messy.
The lobster roll was huge -- a substantial open French roll stuffed with lobster meat, with a large side of thick cut French fries and a good-sized portion of coleslaw.
Running DB a close second, and more down to earth, is the burger at Father's Office, a tiny bar in Santa Monica, California which has queues round the block for its Office Burger, with dry-aged beef and caramelised onions, mix of Gruyere and Maytag blue cheese, applewood smoked bacon and rocket on a soft French roll.
For meat lovers, TNI Kitchen offers their signature Steak House Sandwich which includes a perfectly grilled rib eye smothered with caramelized onions, fresh roasted red peppers, arugula all balanced with a homemade horseradish cream within a freshly baked brioche type French roll. TNI Kitchen also recommends the Spanish Grilled Chicken made with Manchego Cheese, bacon, arugula, almonds, and a homemade Romesco sauce all in a fresh made brioche bun.
She explained that at first there was reluctance doing the French roll, but that students' enjoyment and confidence changed over time:
Hair tied back in a French roll Chitrangada accessorised her look with the amber chandelier earrings which seemed a little jarring against the dress's soft hue.