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Thermidor

(tɛrmidɔr)
n
(Historical Terms) the month of heat: the eleventh month of the French revolutionary calendar, extending from July 20 to Aug 18. Also: Fervidor
[C19: from French, from Greek thermē heat + dōron gift]
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Noun1.Thermidor - eleventh month of the Revolutionary calendar (July and August); the month of heat
Revolutionary calendar - the calendar adopted by the first French Republic in 1793 and abandoned in 1805; dates were calculated from Sept. 22, 1792
Revolutionary calendar month - a month in the Revolutionary calendar
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Observe," said Villefort, smiling, "I do not mean to deny that both these men were revolutionary scoundrels, and that the 9th Thermidor and the 4th of April, in the year 1814, were lucky days for France, worthy of being gratefully remembered by every friend to monarchy and civil order; and that explains how it comes to pass that, fallen, as I trust he is forever, Napoleon has still retained a train of parasitical satellites.
Ideas are contagious in a household; the ninth thermidor, like so many other portentous events, was the result of female influence.
Summary: The rapper will share his recipes for everything from fine-dining choices such as lobster thermidor to earthier fare such as waffles
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Featuring a selection of international flavours, it includes dishes such as the Bentley burger, lobster thermidor and burrata salad.
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Sea bream with tomato sauce Image Credit: Supplied Crab thermidor Image Credit: Supplied
Beautifully embellished with the color photography of Thomas Robert Clarke, this culinary treasure trove showcases dishes that range from Grilled Jersey Peaches with Greek Yogurt and Granola (Lasolas Market); Oysters Gratinee (Fratello's Restaurant); Grilled Tuna Nicoise Salad with Dijon-Thyme Vinaigrette (Black-Eyed Susans); and Pan-Seared New Jersey Black Sea Bass with White Peach, Tomato, and Basil Salsa (Shore Fresh Seafood); to New Jersey Skate with Summer Vegetable Ratatouille (The Blue Pig Tavern); Lobster Thermidor (Knife and Fork Inn); Seared Viking Village Scallops with Grilled Corn, Zucchini, and Roasted Tomatoes (The Gables); and Creme Brulee (The Grenville Hotel and Restaurant).
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From appetizers to desserts, the menu presents generations of favorites: baked oysters, chicken feet, scallop dumplings, prawns Thermidor, pata tim, osso buco, spareribs with shiitake, crab with sotanghon, and finally, salted caramel and sans rival Toblerone cakes.