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(as) slow as molasses

Exceptionally slow or sluggish; not fast at all. This old laptop my dad gave me is a piece of junk. It's as slow as molasses! Come on, Becky, you're slow as molasses back there! Pick up the pace and keep up with the group.
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slower than molasses

Exceptionally slow or sluggish; not fast at all. This old laptop my dad gave me is a piece of junk. It's slower than molasses! Come on, Becky, you're slower than molasses back there! Pick up the pace and keep up with the group.
See also: molasses, slower

slower than molasses in January

Exceptionally slow or sluggish; not fast at all. This old laptop my dad gave me is a piece of junk. It's slower than molasses in January! Come on, Becky, you're slower than molasses in January back there! Pick up the pace and keep up with the group.
See also: January, molasses, slower

*big around as a molasses barrel

Rur. very big around. (*Also: as ~.) He ate till he was as big around as a molasses barrel. The athlete's chest was big around as a molasses barrel.
See also: around, barrel, big, molasses

*slow as molasses in January

 and slower than molasses in January
very slow-moving. (*Also: as ~.) Can't you get dressed any faster? I declare, you're as slow as molasses in January. The traffic on the way to the concert was slower than molasses in January.
See also: January, molasses, slow
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The study aims to assess the economic feasibility of developing the blackstrap molasses industry by introducing modern technologies in order to produce a high-quality product that meets the international standards thus can be marketed domestically and internationally, in addition to promoting blackstrap molasses' producers in Menia Governorate (a case study) to develop and improve their products in order to raise the incomes earned by workers engaged in this small industry to an appropriate level.
The All Natural Pomegranate Molasses from Al Wadi Al Akhdar is made from pure concentrated pomegranate juice and is today still unique to the market as opposed to the regular pomegranate molasses, which contains additives like sugar and citric acid.
Arrange chicken in a single layer on top of carrots and drizzle with molasses mixture.
Currently, the country's production of molasses averages 2 million tons per year, as against consumption of around 2.
Treatments were: i) Control (C), WH only; ii) WH and sugarcane molasses, at 40 g/kg wilted WH (CM); iii) WH inoculated with fermented vegetable juice at 10 ml/kg WH (CI); iv) CM and CI (CMI) combined; v) WH and 150 g rice bran/kg WH (CA); vi) CA and CI combined (CAI); vii) CA and CM (CAM) combined; and viii) CA, CM and CI combined (CAMI).
A little sweet sugar in the nose, a little molasses," said Tess Szamatulski.
Named by Mississippi State University as the top Mississippi Syrup Producer/Processer of the year for 2010 for his syrup-making business, My Paw Paw's Ole Fashion Molasses, Brown is proud of his family's tradition.
At the Fort Pierce lab, Rosskopf, ecologist Nancy Kokalis-Burelle, and soil scientist David Butler are raising bell peppers followed by eggplant in a field to test a biological approach that uses a combination of composted broiler litter, molasses, and anaerobic soil disinfestation (ASD).
serves four) Takes 10 minutes to make, 20 minutes to cook what you need INGREDIENTS 120g pack of smoked duck slices 300g pre-cooked beetroot, cut into wedges - tbsp walnut oil 2 tbsp pomegranate molasses (from good delis - see tip below) ' white chicory, leaves separated l ' x 120g pack pomegranate seeds METHOD 1.
Tate & Lyle announces that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its Molasses business to W&R Barnett.
TATE & LYLE is to end its 150-year presence in Liverpool after agreeing to sell its molasses operation.
TATE & LYLE is to end its 150 year presence in Liverpool after agreeing to sell its molasses operation.
For the molasses yogurt In blender, combine all ingredients and puree
As all eager cooks know, the best results are produced using only the finest ingredients and when it comes to sugar, it should be unrefined such as Billington's unrefined molasses or light or dark muscovado.
KARACHI, September 25, 2009 (Balochistan Times): The exports of molasses being used in preparation of ethanol has scaled down by 44 percent following the sale of methanol blended petrol on experimental basis due to its day to day increasing demand in the local market.