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Cooking Terms Quiz 2


COOKING TERM to MEANING : For each cooking term below, select the most suitable meaning.

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1.

simmer

  beat cream, eggs, batter, etc. till thick and frothy

  fry in lot of hot oil or fat

  cook under a grill or on a gridiron radiating heat normally downwards

  cook or boil very gently

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2.

season

  place food in refrigerator till fairly cold without freezing

  give extra flavor and piquancy to food by adding salt, pepper or herbs

  mix an ingredient gently with a folding action into a light whisked mixture or batter such that it retains its lightness

  bake pie bases pricked well with a fork without filling

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3.

poach

  cook fish, eggs, etc. gently in or over a small amount of simmering liquid

  (finished dish) served covered in flaming alcohol

  bake pie bases pricked well with a fork without filling

  cook or boil very gently

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4.

whip

  beat cream, eggs, batter, etc. till thick and frothy

  heating milk till it nearly boils

  pass wet or dry food through a sieve to separate out or remove any lumps or impurities

  mix an ingredient gently with a folding action into a light whisked mixture or batter such that it retains its lightness

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5.

bind

  crush foodstuff into tiny pieces or powder

  combine dry ingredients by adding egg or melted fat so as to hold together

  heating milk till it nearly boils

  cook fish, eggs, etc. gently in or over a small amount of simmering liquid

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6.

pressure cook

  cook or boil very gently

  combine dry ingredients by adding egg or melted fat so as to hold together

  cook fish, eggs, etc. gently in or over a small amount of simmering liquid

  cook food quickly by steam under pressure

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7.

knead

  cook food quickly by steam under pressure

  stretch and press or massage something soft like dough with hands

  give extra flavor and piquancy to food by adding salt, pepper or herbs

  remove something, often scum, from the surface of a liquid

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