mock turtle soup


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mock turtle soup

n.
Soup made from calf's head, veal, or other meat and spiced to taste like green turtle soup.

mock turtle soup

n
(Cookery) an imitation turtle soup made from a calf's head
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Noun1.mock turtle soup - soup made from a calf's head or other meat in imitation of green turtle soupmock turtle soup - soup made from a calf's head or other meat in imitation of green turtle soup
soup - liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food
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`It's the thing Mock Turtle Soup is made from,' said the Queen.
The celebrations cost PS40 per person for a five-course menu, which includes a Drink Me potion, 'mock turtle soup' and a Queen of Hearts Jam Heart for dessert.
In fact, the name seems to have been used in the same way as in "mock turtle soup" or "Bombay duck" - the former being made from calf's brains (to give the same texture as turtle) and the latter being a condiment made of dried, salted and spiced lizard fish.
When Interlude II ends, a children's chorus singing about the Mock Turtle soup sounds so peaceful and sacred in style like shimmering colors.
Maybe it's Sylvia's Mock Turtle Soup or Derek Emerson's (of Walker's Drive-In fame) Guava and Basil Cupcakes that might make it onto your holiday table or buffet this season.
The full text of Alice's Adventures is included alongside recipes, photos, and new color illustrations of dishes that range from Mock Turtle's Mock Turtle Soup to Cheshire Cat's Grainy Mustard Rarebit.
HE IS the famous chef whose culinary creations include scrambled egg and bacon ice cream, snail porridge and an Alice in Wonderland-inspired mock turtle soup.
Beeton gibes the following as a menu for a small dinner party: mock turtle soup; fillets of turbot cream; fried sole with anchovy sauce; rabbits; veal; stewed rump of beef; roasted fowls; boiled ham; a platter of roasted pigeons or larks; and, to finish, rhubarb tartlets, meringues, clear jelly, cream, rice pudding, and souffle.
At one point in the closing show, the pair visited the Reform Club in London where mock turtle soup was on the menu.
In 1913, Tagore had a mock turtle soup for starter; fillet of turbot, fattened hen with marrow stuffed artichokes, green beans and potatoes, chaud-froid of quail with salad as main dish and praline ice cream for dessert.
They talk of mock turtle soup, soles and 'eels for the fish course (get it?), sham hippopotamatous for soup, imaginary stew, invisible greens and "fox and geese odd or even crackers go bang." Under dessert one says, "you had better not do so at present."
Dengg's a Tyrolean name, but in a pun on its Asian sound, he serves good dim sum, scallops with a green coconut salad and mock turtle soup.