Thousand Island


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Thousand Island

adj
(Placename) of or relating to the Thousand Islands or their inhabitants
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"That is true," said Samson; "and if it be God's will, there will not be any want of a thousand islands, much less one, for Sancho to govern."
In the beche-de- mer that was current among the blacks of a thousand islands and ten thousand dialects, the Arangi's procession of passengers assured her of her fate.
Those narrow straits of Sunda divide Sumatra from Java; and standing midway in that vast rampart of islands, buttressed by that bold green promontory, known to seamen as Java Head; they not a little correspond to the central gateway opening into some vast walled empire: and considering the inexhaustible wealth of spices, and silks, and jewels, and gold, and ivory, with which the thousand islands of that oriental sea are enriched, it seems a significant provision of nature, that such treasures, by the very formation of the land, should at least bear the appearance, however ineffectual, of being guarded from the all-grasping western world.
The beauty of this noble stream at almost any point, but especially in the commencement of this journey when it winds its way among the thousand Islands, can hardly be imagined.
Staying true to its cha chaan teng origins, Honolulu HK Cafe has everything from seafood (the Deep Fried Prawn with Thousand Island Sauce is not to be missed) to noodles (the stirred fried variety is must try), and buns (the Honolulu Bo Lo Bun is a mouthwatering, buttery goodness) to curries (the Beef Brisket Hong Kong Curry in Casserole is a savory ensemble of spices with meat that's so tender it melts right in your mouth) as staple offerings.
Chef/Owners Sarah Stegner and George Bumbaris will be offering a delicious special dip for the holiday: Sauerkraut, Shredded Corned Beef, homemade Thousand Island dressing and Swiss cheese, served in a crock with rye toast crostini ($12).
Ready for a close up, The Prawn Star serves up surf and turf at its most delicious, as GBK is topping its original 6oz patty with two juicy wasabi tempura prawns, thousand island sauce, American cheese, smoked lettuce and picked onion, all held together with a classic sesame seed bun -- finished off with a third and final mouth-watering prawn, the star.
Starbucks are also rolling out anew summer food range, which includes a Veggie New Yorker Sandwich with smoky cheddar, pickled vegetables and thousand island mustard mayo.
Mat LeBlanc They invented thousand island dressing because there are 999 other dressings before it on the menu.
The sandwich is stuffed with fresh, pan-seared, lightly blackened grouper with the Reuben's usual supporting characters: Thousand Island dressing, melted Swiss cheese and sauerkraut.
Flavors include Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Thousand Island, Caesar, Balsamic Vinaigrette, and my personal favorite, Honey Mustard (with no honey.) These dressings are unbelievably thick and creamy and taste exactly like their non-vegan inspirations.
As it's a play off of the traditional pastrami on rye with Russian dressing, we serve the donabe with a Thousand Island dip

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