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heavy cream

noun
1.
thick cream having a high percentage of butterfat.
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  • With sugar and heavy cream my grandfather used to think tomatoes were more delicious than peaches and cream.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
  • The glaze should be the consistency of heavy cream when used.

    The Potter's Craft Charles F. Binns
  • When the mixture begins to thicken, whip the heavy cream and fold it in.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4 Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • A sufficient amount of this thickening material should be used to make a soup of the consistency of heavy cream.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3 Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • There are 640 large imperial quarto pages, artistically printed on heavy cream tinted paper made expressly for this work.

    A Summer's Outing Carter H. Harrison
  • In the recipes in this book, heavy cream is meant unless thin is specified.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
  • Whip – cup of heavy cream, chop into it the beaten yolk of an egg, add salt and lemon juice to taste.

    The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins
  • Thin cream whipped with a whip churn is lighter and less expensive than heavy cream beaten.

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