predinner

predinner

(priːˈdɪnə)
adj
of, pertaining to, or enjoyed in the period before dinner
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After an exhilarating day's golf, teams will enjoy a predinner drinks reception before sitting down to a delicious three-course dinner with wine.
From a floating breakfast with spectacular views of the Indian Ocean to a four-course gourmet dinner including wine pairing at Azure Seafood restaurant preceded by a private beach cabana sunset predinner wine and cheese tasting at Onu Onu, Luxe Dads will appreciate this lavish treat.
Valentine's Day is looming and if you want to prepare a romantic meal for the love of your life, these predinner canapes or starters are perfect for the occasion.
We bumped into a couple of grouse and a pheasant as we wandered the grounds on a predinner stroll.
The reduction in preinjection SMPG (combination of predinner and postdinner measurements) from BL to month 6 was similar between treatments [LS mean change: -0.90 mmol/L (SE: 0.18) for Glar-300 and -0.84 mmol/L (0.18) for Glar-100].
If the predinner blood glucose level (1700) was less than 4.4 mmol/L, the afternoon basal insulin dose was reduced 0.2 units per hour from 1100 to 1900 by slowing the infusion speed; if the predinner blood glucose level (1700) was within 4.4 to 7.0 mmol/L, the afternoon basal insulin dose would be unchanged; if the predinner blood glucose level was from 7.0 to 7.8 and 7.9 to 10.0 and >10.0 mmol/L, the afternoon basal insulin dose would be increased subsequently by 0.2, 0.4, and 0.6 units per hour from 1100 to 1900 by increasing the infusion speed, respectively [15].
I wash up, predinner, in an outdoor shower, looking up into some tall conifers, breathing in that loamy smell of decomposing needles.
(2009) Postprandial walking is better for lowering the glycemic effect of dinner than predinner exercise in type 2 diabetic individuals.
| This comprises predinner canapes and your choice of Gin & Tonic from their 'Yorkshire Gin' list; overnight accommodation; sixcourse tasting menu in the Gallery Restaurant and full Yorkshire breakfast.
As the 115,000 tonne vessel prepared to set sail, we kicked off with predinner drinks at the Planet Metropolis bar.
"A table of four sits down, and Champagne is the perfect predinner drink-and they still order a nice bottle of red wine."
We visited early on a sunny Tuesday evening and some diners were soaking up the sun's rays as they sipped their predinner cocktails on little tables outside - it's just a shame the restaurant's on a busy road, but at least it's handy for the train station.