After presenting the waitress with his third clean plate
of the afternoon, my uncle Jim slumped back in his chair and gasped: "When we fly back to Sydney, I'll have to pay an excess baggage fee for my gut.
You ate what was in front of you - a clean plate
was a standard requirement.
Roast saddle (as per cooking times above) then remove from roasting tray and let rest on large clean plate
4 Place on a clean plate
to firm up, then serve, or keep in a sealed container in the fridge for up to four weeks.
I have to confess I failed the clean plate
test, with a few chips and an odd rib defeating me.
His pizza base was crisp with generous amounts of topping, the clean plate
a tribute to the quality of the food.
Indeed, it's pretty much the same sort of inspiration I get from Masterchef and watching ordinary people produce - in the words of John Torode - a clean plate
of food, that wouldn't look out of place in a restaurant.
Fetching a clean plate
, we ventured up again (and again) to sample stir-fried chick-en, sweet and sour pork, beef curry and deep-fried chicken in lemon sauce.
I thought a new man coming in should have a clean plate
to work on and not have any old memories hanging around so I decided to decline the offer.
Still, there was a remarkably clean plate
Determined not to disappoint my curious audience, I edged closer and closer to a clean plate
The creamy tomato sauce was quite heavy, but I still managed to a clean plate