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beef extract

noun
1.
a soluble paste of beef or beef blood extracts.
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  • beef extract in skilful hands may work wonders; the soup made from it may deceive the connoisseur of great repute.

    The Feasts of Autolycus Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  • At that hour three ounces of beef extract were administered.

  • Dissolve a teaspoonful of beef extract in one pint of boiling water.

    Twenty Quick Soups Sarah Tyson Heston Rorer
  • They persuaded the Indian girl to swallow some of the beef extract.

    His Unknown Wife Louis Tracy
  • Fray Bentos, a town near Montevideo, boasts of the largest establishment in the world for the preparation of beef extract.

    Birdseye Views of Far Lands James T. Nichols
  • Take from the fire, add four tablespoonfuls each of butter and grated Parmesan cheese and a tablespoonful of beef extract.

  • Stir one tablespoonful of beef extract into a quart of boiling water.

    Twenty Quick Soups Sarah Tyson Heston Rorer
  • The bottles of beef extract and fluids of nourishment were opened, and their contents prepared upon the stove.

    A. D. 2000 Alvarado M. Fuller
  • In soups it is far superior to beef extract or bouillon cubes which may be substituted for it.

  • When done place on platter, pour Gnoise sauce with the addition of a spoonful of beef extract, over the fish.

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