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flavor of the week

Something temporary. The phrase is often used to describe fleeting romantic relationships. I wouldn't get too attached to Katie, she's just Ralph's flavor of the week—they'll break up in no time. You change majors all the time, and Biology is just the flavor of the week, trust me!
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flavor of the month

Something temporary. The phrase is often used to describe fleeting romantic relationships. I wouldn't get too attached to Katie, she's just Ralph's flavor of the month—they'll break up in no time. You change majors all the time, and Biology is just the flavor of the month, trust me!
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flavor food with something

to season a food with something. He flavors his gravy with a little sage. Can you flavor the soup with a little less pepper next time?
See also: flavor, food
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The primary flavor use areas continue to include flavored coffee (whole bean & ground), flavored tea (RTD and brewed) and syrups for retail prepared beverages.
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The four new dishes on "The Flavors of Yunnan" menu are reflective of the unique ingredients found in this province.
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More-expensive gift buckets and baskets and other items are also available -- and you can mix and match flavors.
Onions grown commercially on low-sulfur soils already induce fewer tears than ordinary onions do, but their flavor is weaker, notes Parkin.
Though Oliver admits some places, like Montrachet will always be wine based, he maintains the importance of having both flavors available, "I think it's almost an insult to your food if you don't provide the wide variety of beverages that could work best.
Latin America Widens Flavor Varieties-- Mexican cuisine has become as popular as burgers and pasta in American cuisine.
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Jolly Time is adding a little sass and kicking up its popcorn portfolio a notch with the introduction of Sassy Salsa Kick'd Up Southwest Flavor Microwave Pop Corn.
The Bread Sticks contain cheese with unspecified enzymes and the garlic spread contains butter flavor.
Researchers from the University of Miami School of Medicine report in the February NATURE NEUROSCIENCE that they have identified the cell receptor specific for a taste called umami, the distinctive flavor of MSG.