Granny Smith

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Gran·ny Smith

A variety of apple having fruit with green skin and tart, tough flesh.

[After Maria Ann Smith (died 1870), Australian woman to whom its development is attributed.]
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Granny Smith

(Plants) a variety of hard green-skinned apple eaten raw or cooked
[C19: named after Maria Ann Smith, known as Granny Smith (died 1870), who first produced them at Eastwood, Sydney]
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Gran′ny Smith′

n., pl. Granny Smiths.
a variety of green-skinned apple.
[after Maria Ann Smith (d. 1870), who allegedly developed the variety near Sydney, Australia]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Granny Smith - apple with a green skin and hard tart fleshGranny Smith - apple with a green skin and hard tart flesh
dessert apple, eating apple - an apple used primarily for eating raw without cooking
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The preserve calls for Granny Smith apple, a crisp, tart green apple that's on the sour side, but is available all year round in most supermarkets.
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INGREDIENTS 2kg pork belly For the mirepoix (flavouring): 25ml vegetable oil 1/2 onion, peeled and quartered 1 stalk celery, halved 1/2 leek, white only, halved 1 carrot, peeled and quartered 2 cloves garlic, bashed 1 cinnamon stick 1 star anise 1/2 orange, halved 1 red chilli, halved 1/4 bunch coriander stalks 40g fresh root ginger, peeled and roughly chopped For the cooking liquor: 125ml Madeira wine 1L chicken or vegetable stock 1tbsp soy sauce 2tbsp hoisin sauce 1tbsp honey To serve: 8 brioche buns 25g stem ginger in syrup, finely sliced 1/2 Granny Smith apple, finely sliced METHOD HEAT a large pan with the vegetable oil.
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