chip basket

chip basket

n
1. (Cookery) a wire basket for holding potato chips, etc, while frying in deep fat
2. a basket made of thin strips of wood, used esp for packing fruit
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chip basket

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You are generously allowed two extras to go with your main meal so I ordered salad and sweet potato chips which were served in a mini chip basket - much to my delight.
She says: "I used to only find my way to the chip basket when I was in the kitchen, but now I'm more likely to head straight for the salad bar
She grabbed the chip basket with the fat inside and swung it at me.
The chip basket was a sort of moulded rosti affair (too chewy to eat), with Chinese mushrooms and carrot accompanying substantial scallops and huge prawns, all beautifully cooked and well put together.
I like to make stock using beef and chicken bones so I put them in a chip basket in the saucepan.
Other uses for the wood include turnery and carving, plywood corestock, utility plywood, chip baskets, small laminated articles, woodenware, furniture parts, sashes, doors, panel stock and millwork.
Plastic top hats decked for the occasion would be perfect chip baskets at the biggest party of the millennium, one shopper said.
In addition to its popularity in the furniture and architectural industries, poplar is used for match splints and wood wool, also known as excelsior, and for chip baskets.
Other uses include boxes, dry cooperage, crates, chip baskets, small laminated items and for plywood.