vinaigrette


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vin·ai·grette

 (vĭn′ĭ-grĕt′)
n.
1. A cold sauce or dressing made of vinegar or lemon juice and oil, often flavored with finely chopped onions, herbs, and other seasonings.
2. A small decorative bottle or container with a perforated top, used for holding an aromatic preparation such as smelling salts.

[French, from Old French, diminutive of vinaigre, vinegar; see vinegar.]
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vinaigrette

(ˌvɪneɪˈɡrɛt)
n
1. Also called: vinegarette a small decorative bottle or box with a perforated top, used for holding smelling salts, etc
2. (Cookery) Also called: vinaigrette sauce a salad dressing made from oil and vinegar with seasonings; French dressing
adj
(Cookery) served with vinaigrette
[C17: from French, from vinaigre vinegar]
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vin•ai•grette

(ˌvɪn əˈgrɛt)

adj.
1. (of food) served with vinaigrette sauce: asparagus vinaigrette.
n.
2. a small, ornamental bottle or box for aromatic vinegar, smelling salts, or the like.
[1690–1700; < French, =vinaigre vinegar + -ette -ette]
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vinaigrette

A salad dressing made from oil, vinegar, salt and pepper, and sometimes flavored with herbs.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vinaigrette - oil and vinegar with mustard and garlicvinaigrette - oil and vinegar with mustard and garlic
dressing, salad dressing - savory dressings for salads; basically of two kinds: either the thin French or vinaigrette type or the creamy mayonnaise type
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Translations
octová zálivka
vinaigrette
viinietikkapohjainen salaatinkastike
začin za salatu od octa i ulja
ビネグレットドレッシング
비네그레트 소스
vinägrettdressing
nước trộn dầu giấm và rau thơm

vinaigrette

[ˌvɪneɪˈgret] Nvinagreta f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

vinaigrette

[ˌvɪnɪˈgrɛt] nvinaigrette f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

vinaigrette

nVinaigrette f (Cook); (for salad) → Salatsoße f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

vinaigrette

[ˌvɪneɪˈgrɛt] nvinaigrette f inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

vinaigrette

صَلْصَةُ السَلَطَة فِينِيكارات octová zálivka vinaigrette Vinaigrette σάλτσα βινεγκρέτ vinagreta viinietikkapohjainen salaatinkastike vinaigrette začin za salatu od octa i ulja vinaigrette ビネグレットドレッシング 비네그레트 소스 vinaigrette vinaigrette winegret vinagrete приправа для салата из уксуса и оливкового масла vinägrettdressing น้ำสลัดชนิดหนึ่งทำจากน้ำมัน น้ำส้มและเครื่องปรุงรส sirkeli salata sosu nước trộn dầu giấm và rau thơm 醋油沙司
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References in classic literature ?
But this treating servants as if they were exotic flowers, or china vases, is really ridiculous," said Marie, as she plunged languidly into the depths of a voluminous and pillowy lounge, and drew towards her an elegant cut-glass vinaigrette.
She had got somebody to talk to, and she felt it her duty to talk, and that was enough; and reinforcing herself by smelling again at her vinaigrette, she went on.
"Well, I'm glad you're going out; and here,"--and the little girl threw her arms around her,--"Mammy, you shall take my vinaigrette."
"I was just stopping to give Mammy my vinaigrette, to take to church with her."
"Eva" said Marie, stamping impatiently,--"your gold vinaigrette to Mammy!
"Yes, that's it!" cried the count, opening his moist eyes and sniffing repeatedly, as if a strong vinaigrette had been held to his nose; and he added, "Let the Emperor but say the word and we'll sacrifice everything and begrudge nothing."
"Yes--that is to say, her husband wrote later on, and thanked me for being a little kind to her, and actually gave me her silver vinaigrette. Don't you think that is extraordinarily generous?
"Because," said Lord Henry, passing beneath his nostrils the gilt trellis of an open vinaigrette box, "one can survive everything nowadays except that.
It was evident that she was making unnatural efforts to subdue her anger; she fanned herself, smelled at her vinaigrette and walked up and down.
The matrons, meantime, offered vinaigrettes and wielded fans; and again and again reiterated the expression of their concern that their warning had not been taken in time; and the elder gentlemen laughed, and the younger urged their services on the agitated fair ones.
INGREDIENTS Serves 4 FRITTERS 2 x Bunches spring onions, thinly sliced 2tsp Smoked paprika 100g Self-raising flour 100g Plain flour 4 x Eggs beaten 160ml Milk 400g Sweetcorn Fresh chopped coriander 1 x Chopped red chilli Good pinch baking powder Salt to taste Oil for frying FOR PLATING UP 12 large scallops Diced cooked golden beetroot Hummus Chickpea tossed in vinaigrette Crumbled feta METHOD Sift the flours and baking powder in to a large bowl then beat in the eggs and milk to form a thick batter.
Lentil Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette For more color, use a combination of red and qolden beets.