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A curved steel blade, often with a vertical handle at each end, used to chop food.

[Italian, crescent, mezzaluna : mezza, feminine of mezzo, half (from Latin medius; see medhyo- in Indo-European roots) + luna, moon (from Latin lūna; see leuk- in Indo-European roots).]


(Cookery) a kitchen chopper shaped like a half-moon and having a handle at each end
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The highest accolade was two stars, which went to three establishments -- the progressive Indian restaurant Gaggan, Le Normandie, which opened at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Bangkok in 1958, and Mezzaluna at Lebua Hotel.
Firms appearing at INDEX include La Sorogeeka, Jotun, Mezzaluna, Cristal de Paris and Stil Decor.
Using a mezzaluna or chef's knife, mince the leaves until they become paste-like.
Other dishes that proved a hit included the Panang chicken curry (PS11), served with basmati rice naan bread, and the wild mushroom mezzaluna pasta (PS10), where the pasta was filled with forest mushrooms and truffle flavour oil and tossed in a mushroom sauce.
Caption: Beraamaschi & Vimercati Spa: First-time exhibitor Bergamaschi & Vimercati Spa brought its fun Vice Versa brand to the show, which included the Shy mezzaluna, an herb chopper with handles that easily swivel open to use, and then back to cover the blade and be stored away.
He then mastered classic French cooking at Gazebo CafAaAaAeA@ a went on to La Vieille Maison and Mezzaluna with Chef Pierre Viau.
At the Guest House, the cocktail fare served before the dinner reception was a creative culinary hybrid of Filipino and Japanese cuisines: roast Bacolod-style lechon with sake and nori infusion you could have with mini pan de sal and pita pockets, made sweet with a mustard of Philippine fruits and wasabi, and sake liver sauce; Japanese chilled soba with Capiz scallops, ikura, nori threads and roasted sesame seeds; fried sukiyaki noodles and smoked bangus tinapa lumpia cylinders with Ilocos vinegar dipping; panko-crusted zucchine mezzaluna, chorizo panna cotta, togarashi dust; a selection of sashimi and maki-sustainable Philippine tuna, Pangasinan mangoes and tuna, pechay-wrapped adobo, adobo flakes, Alaminos taba ng talangka.
Restaurants La Vendome, Mezzaluna, BBQ Al Qasr, Hakkasan, Le Cafe, Mezlai, Sadaf and Havana will have individual food stations where guests can sample signature dishes from the restaurants' menu.
The mezzaluna shape -- a first in Rana's product line -- allows for a generous amount of filling.
Tenders are invited for gmit catering company ltd is inviting tenders under the open procedure for the establishment of a multi-operator framework agreement for the supply of lots as follows: lot 7 sandwiches lot 7(a) luxury pre-made, ready-to-eat or heat under lot 7(a) gmit catering company is seeking a solution to provide high quality gourmet pre-made panini, mezzaluna, flat bread and other filled bread type products and items such as individual quiches and pies which can be heated / toasted in a merrychef and served in a barista style cafe.
Since then, Albanian-British Andrea has worked in San Carlo and Cucina Rustica and he has brought the Italian influence with him to Amantia, with three pasta options on the menu including mezzaluna filled with crab, prawns and lobster sauce (which one diner told me he loved so much that he came back twice in two days to eat it again).
Skybar in the Diva Hotel, Juffair will then host a party tomorrow night marking day two of the conference while techno DJ Derrick May from Transmat will headline the closing party on Friday at Mezzaluna in Adliya from 9pm.