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sous vide

 (so͞o vēd′)
The slow cooking of various ingredients in a sealed plastic pouch at a low temperature. This method cooks the food evenly and retains moisture.

[French, in a vacuum, vacuum-packed : sous, under + vide, vacuum.]

sous-vide′ adj.
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denoting a form of catering in which food is cooked slowly in a plastic bag, vacuum-packed, and then frozen until required
[French, literally: under vacuum]
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Sous-vide is a method of cooking in which food is placed in a plastic pouch or a glass jar and cooked in a water bath for longer than usual cooking times at an accurately regulated temperature.
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"Sous-vide is a revolutionary professional cooking technique that is now making its way to the home kitchen," said AJ Schaller, executive chef at Cuisine Solutions and the Culinary Research and Education Academy based in the US.
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