Parma violet

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Parma violet

[ˌpɑːməˈvaɪəlɪt] Nvioleta f de Parma
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Lovell Mingott had the high colour and glassy stare induced in ladies of her age and habit by the effort of getting into a new dress; but once the disappointment occasioned by her mother-in-law's non-appearance had subsided, it was agreed that her black Chantilly over lilac satin, with a bonnet of Parma violets, formed the happiest contrast to Mrs.
That evening, at eight-thirty, exquisitely dressed and wearing a large button-hole of Parma violets, Dorian Gray was ushered into Lady Narborough's drawing-room by bowing servants.
Last up is pastels, think Parma Violets and chalky Swizzles sweets.
SERVES 4-6 Ingredients 400g 70 per cent cocoa Valrhona dark chocolate 400g double cream 6 eggs, separated 325g caster sugar 50g crystallized Parma violets, slightly crushed, plus extra whole violets, to decorate METHOD 1 Break up the chocolate and melt it in a heatproof glass or ceramic bowl over a bain-marie.
It was this process which led to the creation of a Parma Violets flavour, following suggestions from customers nostalgic for their childhood.
We've got rhubarb and vanilla, parma violets and pineapple
THREE THINGS THAT NEVER CHANGE ABOUT KIDS' PARTIES, HOWEVER OLD THEY GET Woe betide any parent who tries to sidestep the goodie bag, even if it does only contain some rubbish bubble mix and a packet of Parma Violets.
In those short years the Portadown singer and multi-instrumentalist has released a stunning debut album, Parma Violets (and, yes, it is sweet with a troubling aftertaste), toured fairly extensively, recorded sessions for Across The Line and she was artist-inresidence for last year's Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival.
Other launches next month include a revamped Monster Treats bag containing Love Hearts, Parma Violets and fizzers (rsp: [pounds sterling]3 for a 500g bag).
The colour of Parma Violets, maiden aunts and the favoured hue of the late Queen Mother, lilac makes even the sexiest of stars look like they are going to their first school prom.
Other popular brands of sweets include Parma Violets, Rainbow Drops, Double Dip, Drumstick Lollies, Snap & Crackle and Refreshers.