butterpaste


butterpaste
/but"euhr payst'/, n.
a mixture of flour and butter kneaded together, used as a thickening for sauces. Also called kneaded butter.
[BUTTER + PASTE]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • butterpaste — /but euhr payst /, n. a mixture of flour and butter kneaded together, used as a thickening for sauces. Also called kneaded butter. [BUTTER + PASTE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • beurre manié — /berr mahn yay /; Fr. /buerdd mann nyay /, French Cookery. butterpaste. [1935 40; < F: lit., kneaded butter] * * * …   Universalium

  • beurre manié — ˈbərmänˈyā noun Etymology: French, literally, handled butter : flour and butter kneaded together and used as a thickener in sauces * * * /berr mahn yay /; Fr. /buerdd mann nyay /, French Cookery. butterpaste. [1935 40; < F: lit., kneaded… …   Useful english dictionary


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