pepper pot

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pepper pot a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling ground pepper
    • n pepper pot a soup made with vegetables and tripe and seasoned with peppercorns; often contains dumplings
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Pepper pot a mucilaginous soup or stew of vegetables and cassareep, much esteemed in the West Indies.
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Usage

In literature:

For a dinner of twelve there should be six salt cellars at least, if not six pepper pots.
"Etiquette" by Emily Post
Oh, the horrid peppered jam in the microscopic pots!
"Madame Chrysantheme" by Pierre Loti
It is well to put into the pot, at first, twenty or thirty corns of whole Pepper.
"The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened" by Kenelm Digby
Drop into the pepper pot and cook for fifteen minutes.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
Pack in layers in an earthen pot, and sprinkle salt and pepper over each layer.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
He was like a pepper-pot when we got to him.
"Diary of a Nursing Sister on the Western Front, 1914-1915" by Anonymous
What is to become of that little pepper pot with all her loving impulses and self-will?
"Peggy Stewart at School" by Gabrielle E. Jackson
Sometimes dey kilt a cow and throwed it in a pot and biled it down wid dumplin's, seasoned hot wid red pepper.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
They had come out from the pepper-pot summer-houses to sun themselves.
"The History of Sir Richard Calmady" by Lucas Malet
Miss Parkins gasped, shivered, clutched the pepper-pot, and dropped it into her own plate.
"Peggy" by Laura E. Richards
With a gentle motion of her wrist she turned the pepper-pot over, and softly shook it.
"The Backwoodsmen" by Charles G. D. Roberts
She boiled the peppers in a small tin pot set on stones over Sun Woman's low fire.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
The brick tower and interesting "pepper pot" steeple were built in 1818.
"Seaport in Virginia" by Gay Montague Moore
When the yams were skinned, they were put into large pots, with water, oil, pepper, and salt.
"Folk Stories from Southern Nigeria, West Africa" by Elphinstone Dayrell
Billy picked up the pepper pot slowly and stared hard at it.
"The Rider of Golden Bar" by William Patterson White
Not a grain of rice, not a spoonful of the pepper-pot, not a slice of plantain, was left.
"The Maroon" by Mayne Reid
That is doing pretty well for me who am a born pepper pot.
"Molly Brown's Post-Graduate Days" by Nell Speed
Black spots are dotted all about as though newly scattered from some enormous pepper-pot.
"The Alps" by Martin Conway
Put in pot, cover with water, season with salt and pepper, and boil.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
Two hundred were sprinkled about among Val's creditors, like pepper out of a pot, where such seasoning was necessary.
"Lord Loveland Discovers America" by C. N. Williamson
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In news:

12 ounces baby bok choy 2 tablespoons canola oil 1 clove garlic, minced 10 frozen chicken or pork pot stickers 1/2 cup water 1 teaspoon soy sauce Cayenne pepper Toasted sesame seeds.
In a soup pot, combine chicken, beef, broth, and pepper.
Heat the water and oil in a heavy pot and add the onions, garlic, curry powder and hot pepper sauce.
Combine celery, leeks , garlic, onion and potato in the pot and season with salt and pepper.
Let's Talk Food: Pepper pot soup - hot stuff not just a lot of tripe.
During the bitter cold winter at Valley Forge, Washington ordered the cooks to brew up plenty of pepper pot soup.
Pepper Pot Day commemorates the creation of this thick spicy soup, which was served to the Continental Army during the cold, harsh winter of 1777-1778.
Pepper Pot soup was first made on December 29, 1777.
Pepper Pot Day commemorates the creation of this thick spicy soup, which was served to the Continental Army during the cold, harsh winter of 1777-1778. Pepper Pot soup was first made on December 29, 1777.
) pot roast 1 c. Diced onion 1 c. Diced celery Salt & Pepper to taste About 1 lb.
Let's Talk Food: Pepper pot soup - hot stuff not just a lot of tripe .
Melt butter in a soup pot and saute onion, bell pepper and celery.
Shrimp and Sausage StewMakes 4 (1-cup) servingsGetting started Equipment you will need: knife/cutting board, colander, large saucepan or pot Do right away when you get home: Ingredients1 cup green bell pepper.
I rotated my tomato plants to where the cucumbers were planted and the eggplant, peppers, and okra that where in pots last year to the where the tomato plants were last year.
Sick of doughnuts with a raw center, he used a pepper pot to punch out holes to help his doughnuts cook more evenly.
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