miso


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Related to miso: tempeh

miso-

(word root) hatred
Examples of words with the root miso-: misogyny

mi·so

 (mē′sō)
n. pl. mi·sos
A thick fermented paste made of cooked soybeans, salt, and often rice or barley, and used especially in making soups and sauces.

[Japanese, from Old Japanese; perhaps akin to Korean meju, dried brick of fermented soybeans.]

miso

(ˈmiːsəʊ)
n
(Cookery) a thick brown salty paste made from soya beans, used to flavour savoury dishes, esp soups
[from Japanese]

mi•so

(ˈmi soʊ)

n.
a fermented paste of soybeans, salt, and often rice or barley, used esp. to flavor soups and sauces.
[1720–30; < Japanese]

miso-

a combining form meaning “hate,” with the object of hatred specified by the following element: misogamy. Compare mis-2.
[< Greek, comb. form of mīseîn to hate, mîsos hatred]

miso

A variety of pastes made from fermented soya beans and grains. Used as a flavoring in Japanese cooking.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.miso - a thick paste made from fermented soybeans and barley or rice malt; used in Japanese cooking to make soups or sauces
paste, spread - a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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In a small bowl, stir together butter, miso, chives, and garlic.
Onions, garlic, and fresh chilies are sauteed with miso in a large pot until soft.
There are several types of miso including rice miso, wheat miso, and soybean miso.
Little Rock's own Southwest Power Pool, for example, was originally considered to serve as Entergy's transmission operator and objected when Entergy chose MISO, a larger and older but decidedly less local option.
For dessert, Miso Cappuccino had layers of miso brulee, candied pecan, homemade vanilla ice cream and cappuccino foam dusted with cinnamon powder.
But you don't need to be a koji-maker to make miso, amazake, or any of the other koji-based ferments; you can simply buy pre-made rice koji or barley koji in your local Japanese grocery store, or order it online.
Mix 11/2 tablespoons of miso paste with some olive oil in a bowl.
In their book Miso, Tempeh, Natto & Other Tasty Ferments, Kirsten and Christopher Shockey argue that fermented foods are not only good for us, but alsoa"a"because they are sustainable and nutrient-rich -- good for the planet.
Desserts were classic creations--Chocolate Royal, Green Tea Royal, Miso Tart, and Yuzu Tart.
Give them a quick boil, top with one of their savory broths (miso, spicy chicken), and whatever protein you have on hand.
Voltus, which he described as a "virtual company" as well as a "virtual power plant", works with the actual power-grid networks, which in Southern Illinois' case is the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, or MISO, which regulates an open-access network of high-voltage energy transmission, stretching from Lousiana's Gulf Shores to Manitoba, Canada.