• WordNet 3.6
    • n flavoring something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In 1942 the Jello company introduced Cola flavored jello, which only lasted a year
    • n flavoring A substance used for giving flavor to anything.
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  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.”
  • J. M. Synge
    J. M. Synge
    “In a good play every speech should be as fully flavored as a nut or apple.”
  • William Cowper
    “Variety's the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.”


In literature:

But the bun was sweet and that was enough, sweetened with white sugar too, a rare flavor in those days.
"Confessions of Boyhood" by John Albee
Do not scrape them, and the flavor will be retained; do not cover them and the color will be preserved.
"Vaughan's Vegetable Cook Book (4th edition)" by Anonymous
This is another 50% cracker, very excellent flavor.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
It kills the fine natural flavor.
"Evening Round Up" by William Crosbie Hunter
In the turbulent times to come music will have lost its personal flavor.
"Old Fogy" by James Huneker
The flavor is very good and the plants have borne very well.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
His immobility had no personal flavor.
"Tiverton Tales" by Alice Brown
The squaw had made coffee out of some parched and ground grains, and it had a comforting flavor.
"A Little Girl in Old Detroit" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
The flavor of it is yet fresh in his mouth.
"An Outcast" by F. Colburn Adams
According to flavor the walnut trees may be divided into three different groups.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
It can hardly be distinguished from the Rulander in appearance, but has a more sprightly flavor.
"The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines" by George Husmann
You will also find the flavors are agreeable to each of you.
"Skylark Three" by Edward Elmer Smith
Our humor may be as meditative as the German at its best, but with a grotesque flavoring all our own.
"Jokes For All Occasions" by Anonymous
They have a decided animal flavor, as may be observed in the soups containing them.
"Little Masterpieces of American Wit and Humor" by Various
One of the most useful and harmless of all leaves for flavoring is that of the common syringa.
"Scientific American, Vol. XXXIX.--No. 24. [New Series.], December 14, 1878" by Various
Too many strong flavors or too many bland flavors are undesirable.
"Quantity Cookery" by Lenore Richards
All have an excellent flavor, particularly the yellow kind.
"Oregon and Eldorado" by Thomas Bulfinch
Pepper sauce gives a nice flavor.
"Clayton's Quaker Cook-Book" by H. J. Clayton
Neither the small boy nor the schoolmaster gets the full flavor of humor.
"The Gentle Reader" by Samuel McChord Crothers
Housewives of our mountain districts make a marmalade of the fruit, which has a peculiarly delicious, tart flavor.
"The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits" by Mary Elizabeth Parsons

In poetry:

"Let us take them in order. The first is the taste,
Which is meager and hollow, but crisp:
Like a coat that is rather too tight in the waist,
With a flavor of Will-o-the-wisp.
"The Hunting Of The Snark " by Lewis Carroll
Through what tears and sweat and pain,
Must he gain
Fruitage from the tree of life?
Shall it yield him bitter flavor?
Shall its savor
Be as manna midst the turmoil and the strife?
"Mater Amabilis" by Emma Lazarus
I passed the quince and peartree; where
All up the porch a grape-vine trails--
How strange that fruit, whatever air
Or earth it grows in, never fails
To find its native flavor there!
"A Flower Of The Fields" by Madison Julius Cawein
And out toward deep water, you notice somehow,
You miss a whole lot of that flavor of cow.
You can dip up a drink with the brim of yore hat,
And water makes purty good drinkin’ at that.
"Drinkin' Water" by Bruce Kiskaddon
Fronting the winter with a fearless grace,
Flavoring the odorless gray autumn chill,
Nipped by the furtive frosts, but cheery still,
Lifting to heaven from the bare garden place
A smiling face.
"My White Chrysanthemum" by Susan Coolidge
"Never before had our tobacco
Such a sweet and pleasant flavor,
Never the broad leaves of our cornfields
Were so beautiful to look on,
As they seem to us this morning,
When you come so far to see us!'
"The Song Of Hiawatha XXII: Hiawatha's Departure" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In news:

ISatori's Eat-Smart bar line now includes a new flavor.
Beer-Braised Beef Shanks get an infusion of smoke flavor from the beer.
It's the wood that gives this Kansas barbecue shack its distinctive flavors, and the pecan here is primarily reserved for smoking delicious hunks of pale-pink salmon.
Tenderloin with a crunchy peppercorn crust sounds ideal—but not when it cracks off the roast or has a flavor so spicy that it overpowers the beef.
Our preparation tips, roasting times and temperatures, and flavor-boosting tips ensure your roast beef tenderloin turns out great every time.
Learn to love beefy flavor of flank steak.
Try the beefy flavor of flank steak.
Learning to love the beefy flavor of flank steak.
Rumor has it that there may be samples of different flavored honeys available for tasting.
Oktoberfest gives Medford a German flavor By Kristen Coppock Staff writer PhillyBurbs.com.
I grew up with roast leg of lamb, so leg of lamb is very primal for me, reminds me of my childhood and all those good, garlicky flavors that my parents rubbed into the meat.
It will also debut French Onion Dip flavor crisps and add new Pringles Multigrain flavors, including Sour Cream & Onion and Farmhouse Cheddar, while Cheez-It will launch a new provolone flavor.
Stoneridge created the new winter limited-edition flavors after success with its summer limited-edition flavors — strawberry lemonade and harvest peach — according to Sam Mayberry, vice president of private brands at SuperValu.
Boyd Coffee has introduced a new flavor of Island Mist Fresh Brewed Iced Tea: Mandarin Orange Iced Tea, a refreshing new flavor with a taste of tangerine.
Vodkas flavored with citrus and berry have been around for years and recently some newer brands have been trying to create buzz with unusual flavors.

In science:

Besides, the oscillating low-energy neutrinos (like the reactor or solar electron neutrinos) can not produce the heavy charged leptons and in detectors based on capture reactions may thus only "disappear", while the high energy ones may also lead to observable appearance of new flavors.
The Neutrino - Its Past, Present and Future
One experiment with accelerator neutrinos, one with atmospheric neutrinos and one with solar neutrinos have up to this day produced results which possibly suggest neutrino flavor oscillations.
The Neutrino - Its Past, Present and Future
One of the most popular (and well motivated) scenarios about the flavor structure of physics beyond the SM is the so-called Minimal Flavor Violation (MFV) hypothesis [29, 30].
KL -> pi0 nu nu-bar as a Probe of New Physics
Flavor-singlet physics also presents an interesting test of the staggered fermion formulation, as disconnected correlators are sensitive to whether the same action governs both sea quarks and valence quarks.
Pseudoscalar singlet physics with staggered fermions
Struckmann et al. [TXL Collaboration], Flavor singlet pseudoscalar masses in N(f) = 2 QCD, Phys.
Pseudoscalar singlet physics with staggered fermions
Randall, Flavor conserving cp violation in invisible axion models, Nucl.
The fifth dimension as an analogue computer for strong interactions at the LHC
Thacker, Double Hairpin Diagrams and the Planar Equivalence of N = 1 Supersymmetric Yang–Mil ls Theory and One-Flavor QCD, hep-lat/0610045; Relics of Supersymmetry in Ordinary One-Flavor QCD: Hairpin Diagrams and Scalar-Pseudoscalar Degeneracy, hep-th/0701136. 16. A.
Planar Equivalence 2006
Flavor SU(3) permits one to relate decay asymmetries in one channel to those in another.
Moriond QCD 2007 - Theory Summary
Note that we have used the Heavy Flavor Averaging Group (HFAG) limits obtained from a fit to only the direct measurements of the lifetime difference.
Possibility of large lifetime differences in neutral B meson systems
Measurements of jets with a µ tag, used to identify Heavy Flavor jets, and Z+jet production were also presented.
Hadronic Final States
Barberio et al. (Heavy Flavor Averaging Group), arXiv:hep-ex/0603003.
Review of Bu leptonic decays
Barberio et al. [Heavy Flavor Averaging Group (HFAG)], arXiv:0704.3575 [hep-ex].
Summary of the Heavy Flavor Working Group
Barberio et al. [Heavy Flavor Averaging Group (HFAG)], arXiv:hep-ex/0603003 .
Summary of the Heavy Flavor Working Group
Flavor separated fragmentation functions from quark and gluon into identified pions have been provided by e+e− data, and have been tested extensively at hadron colliders [10, 11, 12].
High $p_T$ Identified Particle Spectra
This article reports world averages for measurements of b-hadron and c-hadron properties obtained by the Heavy Flavor Averaging Group (HFAG) using the results available at the end of 2007.
Averages of b-hadron and c-hadron Properties at the End of 2007