sour bread

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sour bread made with a starter of a small amount of dough in which fermentation is active
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Usage

In literature:

There was a smell in the kitchen of sour bread, mice, and bad water.
"The Dark Forest" by Hugh Walpole
The chickens were tough at dinner, the wine bitter, the bread sour, but no one reproached Amanda as the cause of this change.
"Shawl-Straps" by Louisa M. Alcott
But our breakfast was the remainder of the fish and sour bread.
"The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki" by Joel R. Moore
I trudged along for hours, stopping occasionally for a draught of sour wine and a bit of bread.
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 2, January, 1851" by Various
De bes' kinder bread gits sour.
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris
Sour bread and poor coffee.
"A Journey to America in 1834" by Robert Heywood
De bes' kinder bread gits sour.
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris
But if bread undergoes the acetous fermentation, why is it not sour?
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Then he came here once and said the meat wasn't fresh and the bread was stale and sour.
"Dave Porter in the Far North" by Edward Stratemeyer
He gave us of his bread and cheese, and milk, which proved to be sour.
"Recollections of a Tour Made in Scotland A.D. 1803" by Dorothy Wordsworth
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In poetry:

"You'd find the bread improved, I think,
By getting better flour:
And have you anything to drink
That looks a LITTLE less like ink,
And isn't QUITE so sour?"
"Phantasmagoria Canto III ( Scarmoges )" by Lewis Carroll
Which these gross-tissued words do sorely wrong.
Thou hast taught me on powerlessness a power;
To make song wait on life, not life on song;
To hold sweet not too sweet, and bread for bread though sour;
"The Cloud's Swan-Song" by Francis Thompson

In news:

Pain au cèrèales or multigrain bread offers the best of all worlds–the healthfulness of whole grains, the sweetness of honey and the sourness of wheat levain.
16 oz Light Sour Cream 1 small can Cream of Chicken 1 bag of shredded potatoes (hash browns) 2 1/2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese 1 stick of butter Italian Bread Crumbs.
1 round bread 6oz cream cheese (soft) 2 cups sour cream 1 cup dieced ham 1 can green chilies 1/2 cup green onions 1 tsp.
16 oz Light Sour Cream 1 small can Cream of Chicken 1 bag of shredded potatoes ( hash browns) 2 1/2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese 1 stick of butter Italian Bread Crumbs.
Mix well 4.Stuff the inside of the hen with stuffing mixture 5.Brush hens with sour cream and top with bread crumbs 6.Bake in oven at 375 degrees for 30-40 minutes 7.Top with sauce and serve.
The buffet contains about 20 dishes, including (clockwise from upper left) chicken fried rice, sweet-and-sour chicken, orange chicken, Mongolian beef, spicy pork and breaded pork.
Thinly sliced, toasted or not, this dense, hearty whole-grain bread is wonderful topped with smoked salmon, sour cream and chopped onions, or with bitter orange marmalade.
Traditional Irish soda bread is made from only four ingredients: flour, baking soda , salt, and sour milk or buttermilk, which activates the baking soda and adds a tang that masks soda 's natural bitterness.
How does Puratos capture traditional sour flavors for bread and other bakery foods.
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