boiled sweet


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boiled sweet

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(Cookery) Brit a hard sticky sweet of boiled sugar with any of various flavourings
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These include water (nothing added), milk (unsweetened), fresh buko water (unsweetened), milled rice, brown rice or iron-fortified rice, corn, oatmeal, whole wheat bread, Cassava (kamoteng kahoy), boiled sweet potato (kamote), boiled saging na saba, boiled peanuts, suman, puto, fish, shellfish, small shrimps, lean meats, chicken without skin, nuts, egg, fresh fruits, and vegetables.
At the same time, boiled sweet potatoes had the lowest GI value.
After getting on the plane you are shown your seat, the young lady goes through the safety proceedures and then she comes round with ear plugs and a boiled sweet. Soon afterwards she comes round with her trolley which has tea or coffee or cold drinks and a selection of crisps, biscuits or sweets.
Make sure you don't miss the scene where he samples a foul-tasting boiled sweet...
I suck on a boiled sweet as the pilot tests the engines, taxies and lines up the great white bird ready on the runway.
It will bear more than a passing resemblance to a giant boiled sweet and, as such, will be a worthy heir to the proposals for "giant monuments" first made by Claes Oldenburg during his stay in London in the '60s.
"I was hit in the eye once with a boiled sweet, and it's not funny."
Add a red boiled sweet to each heart shaped hole and bake in the oven for approximately 10 minutes until the cookies are golden brown on the edges.
Yawning, swallowing, sucking a boiled sweet or chewing gum can help to relieve the pain.
Oddbins also stock a much more "serious" food rose, Chateau Cavalier 2006 (pounds 6.99) that's dry, herby and with a tang of grapefruit; but for sheer value for money a clutch of pink wines from the Ardeche region take some beating, including Sainsbury's own Grenache Rose, with its redcurrant and boiled sweet flavour, a real bargain at just pounds 3.29 and La Fleur Rose (pounds 4.99), which is sappy and fresh.
Take Calpol or Calprofen 30 minutes before take-off or landing or suck on a boiled sweet (only for ages over three).