sweet and sour


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sweet and sour

a combination of fruity sweet and sour, but not necessarily salty, flavors. (Typically referring to certain Chinese-American foods.) I prefer sweet-and-sour pork to anything else on the menu. Alice does not care for sweet-and-sour dishes, but she will usually eat whatever we serve her.
See also: and, sour, sweet
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OUR ORDER Sweet and sour chicken Peking-style with egg fried rice: pounds 4.
The cool and refreshing saladlike mixtures can be tossed as desired with condiments that are on the table (hot chile sauce, hoisin sauce, Vietnamese fish sauce, soy sauce and vinegar) along with the delivered sweet and sour sauce.
NON-VEGETARIAN: may contain pork: hot and sour soup, egg drop soup, wonton soup, sweet and sour wontons
I've also spiced the sweet and sour sauce up with a little bit of sweet chilli sauce.
We ordered hot and sour soup, mixed vegetable hors d'&pounds 339;uvres, chicken in satay, sweet and sour vegetables, egg fried rice, chicken in black bean sauce and sweet and sour chicken.
We went for a chicken curry with rice, barbecue spare ribs, fried soft noodles, chicken chop suey with rice, sweet and sour king prawns with chips, sweet and sour sauce and free prawn crackers.
Sharwood's Noodle Box, Hong Kong Sweet and Sour (350g), pounds 1.
The tried-and-tested braised rice pilaff will mop up any excess juices from your home-made, sweet and sour tomatoes.
Stir in sugar and lemon juice, adjusting as necessary to make soup sweet and sour tasting.
They include global economic growth, specifically in Asia and the Middle East and the large spread in price between sweet and sour crude.
Accompaniments for duck might include your favorite wild or white rice recipe (try zipping it up with fresh orange juice, grated orange peel and chopped pecans; or curry powder, chopped apples and mushrooms, and sun-dried cherries) along with an Old World Sweet and Sour Red Cabbage like my grandmother used to make.
8 large chicken wings; 2tbsp clear honey; 4tbsp Robertson's Golden Shredless Orange Jelly Marmalade; 3tbsp Chinese sweet and sour sauce; 50g butter; 150ml sour cream; 1-2tbsp snipped chives; potato wedges and green salad, to serve
Blue Hawaiian: Vodka, Malibu, Blue Curacao, sweet and sour mix, lemonade
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