quick bread

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n quick bread breads made with a leavening agent that permits immediate baking
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Usage

In literature:

Cover the top with sifted bread or cracker crumbs, dot with bits of butter, and brown in a quick oven about twenty minutes.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
We'll go on there and have some bread and cheese and cider, then we shall be able to walk back more quickly.
"Devon Boys" by George Manville Fenn
He quickly returned with some bread, meat, a bottle of wine, and a basket of fruit.
"The Three Lieutenants" by W.H.G. Kingston
But Elsie, whose perceptions were quick, had already placed bread and beer on the table.
"The Red Man's Revenge" by R.M. Ballantyne
Pour it out quickly, and rouse out the bread barge.
"The Pirate Slaver" by Harry Collingwood
Nancy and Mary, placing ham between the slices of bread, looked up quickly, half amused and half frightened.
"The Motor Maids at Sunrise Camp" by Katherine Stokes
There was no telling how quickly bread cast upon the waters might return.
"The Heart of Arethusa" by Francis Barton Fox
Mix and bake in a crusty bread pan in a good oven, not too quick, from twenty to twenty-five minutes.
"The Golden Age Cook Book" by Henrietta Latham Dwight
Do you then rise up quickly, and eat all the bread, since you will see neither me nor my companion again.
"Mediaeval Tales" by Various
But don't drink it so quickly, and eat a little of the bread with it.
"The Marvellous History of the Shadowless Man and The Cold Heart" by Adelbert von Chamisso
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In poetry:

Make not of thy heart a casket,
Opening seldom, quick to close;
But of bread a wide-mouthed basket,
Or a cup that overflows.
"Thy Heart" by George MacDonald
Then Jane ran off, quick as she could,
To cheer his heart with drink and food.
But ah, too late came ale and bread,
She found the poor soul stretched stone-dead.
And a new moon rode overhead.
"Jane" by Robert Graves
Though food nor raiment left me were,
I would of wants be dreadless;
For when I quickly should be there
Where bread and cloth are needless;
And in those blessings have my share,
Whereof most men are heedless.
"The Contented Man's Morice" by George Wither
He knelt, he wept, he prayed,
By the spit and the black pot in the log bright light
And the cup and the cut bread in the dancing shade,
In the muffled house, in the quick of night,
At the point of love, forsaken and afraid.
"A Winter's Tale" by Dylan Thomas

In news:

We even share our best slicing secrets for banana bread and other quick breads.
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Italian bread soup, or zuppa di pane, is simple, quick and delicious.
Nick Anderer, the head chef at Maialino in New York City, shows Businessweek how to make an easy, quick bag lunch using pizza bread, olive tapenade and fresh prosciutto .
Start off Turkey Day with tasty quick bread .
A great quick bread recipe is a must have in any respectable baker's arsenal.
Chef Lou's Fresh Blueberry Quick Bread .
While bread dries out more quickly in the refrigerator .
Start off Turkey Day with tasty quick bread.
This makes a nice sweet crust to all pound cakes and quick breads and they release just as well.
Someone mentioned quick breads, and everybody jumped on the bandwagon.
That's the beauty of quick breads: Mix, bake, take, share.
Rising to the occasion Quick breads, full of flavor, offer endless options.
Does he or she bake rack after rack of incredible cookies, perfect quick breads and divinely inspired cakes.
Part cake, part quick bread, this loaf works from breakfast through dinner during fall.
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