Amanda was standing at the stove stirring his arrowroot gruel.
"Ladies-In-Waiting" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
The old lady who lived in the room was constantly having all kinds of invalid messes, arrowroot, gruel, etc.
"Harper's Young People, November 25, 1879" by Various
Much of the difficulty experienced in giving powders arises from their being mixed with the arrowroot or jam in which they are administered.
"The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases" by Charles West, M.D.
If arrowroot is not handy use cornstarch.
"Desserts and Salads" by Gesine Lemcke
If she had a mind for arrowroot, Mrs. Toff would make it herself and suggest a thimbleful of brandy in it with her most coaxing words.
"Is He Popenjoy?" by Anthony Trollope
I was still ill, for there was brought me to my bed at nights, a cup of arrowroot.
"My Secret Life, Volumes I. to III." by Anonymous
You may tell them that he takes mutton chops for dinner, and the best of arrowroot for supper.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
Keziah stayed late enough to see all arranged for the night, ending with a more or less successful effort to get old Maisie to swallow arrowroot.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
An airing in the Hartfield carriage would have been the rack, and arrowroot from the Hartfield storeroom must have been poison.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
This is a little arrowroot, of which I hope Miss Livvy will be so obliging as to partake.
"Quality Street" by J. M. Barrie
And sympathetic gaolers would remark, "It's very true,
He ain't been brought up common, like the likes of me and you."
So they took him into hospital, and gave him mutton chops,
And chocolate, and arrowroot, and buns, and malt and hops.
"Mister William" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Cornstarch instead of arrowroot starch.
After testing cornstarch, flour, tapioca, and arrowroot, we found that the samples of fruit thickened with the root starches, arrowroot and tapioca, were clear and bright in appearance and had the clearest fruit flavor.
Most gravies are thickened with flour made from grain, though other starches, such as arrowroot, can be used.
Place pears in a large bowl with cranberries, nutmeg, arrowroot, orange zest (if using), and ¼ cup agave.