sweet pepper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sweet pepper large mild crisp thick-walled capsicum peppers usually bell-shaped or somewhat oblong; commonly used in salads
    • n sweet pepper plant bearing large mild thick-walled usually bell-shaped fruits; the principal salad peppers
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Usage

In literature:

Another way is to make a seasoning of bread-crumbs, sweet herbs, pepper and salt.
"Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches" by Eliza Leslie
It is the sweet varieties of peppers which are used as vegetables and to which reference is made in these discussions.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Cut off the tops and remove the seeds from large sweet peppers.
"365 Foreign Dishes" by Unknown
If preferred, use 3 sweet red peppers in place of pimientos.
"For Luncheon and Supper Guests" by Alice Bradley
AVOID salt, pepper and sweets as much as possible.
"Searchlights on Health" by B. G. Jefferis and J. L. Nichols
If sweet peppers are used add a pinch of cayenne pepper.
"Mary at the Farm and Book of Recipes Compiled during Her Visit among the "Pennsylvania Germans"" by Edith M. Thomas
Add salt, a lump of nice butter, and a pint of sweet milk with a dust of pepper.
"Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889" by Barkham Burroughs
Paprika is a sweet, mild, red pepper that will not bite the tongue.
"Mrs. Wilson's Cook Book" by Mary A. Wilson
Put into a saucepan with a bunch of parsley, salt and pepper to season, and a teaspoonful of sweet herbs.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
Some put to this souc't capon, whole pepper, & a faggot of sweet herbs, but that maketh the broth very black.
"The accomplisht cook" by Robert May
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In news:

Red sweet pepper, cut in bite-size strips.
Large red sweet pepper, cut into 1-inch pieces.
Cabbage, Onion and Sweet Pepper Tart.
Watch Mary Ann Esposito make Fontina and Sweet Pepper Salad at CiaoItalia.com.
6 yellow sweet pepper s, cut in half and seeded.
Sweet pepper and heirloom tomato gazpacho soup.
4 ounce jar roasted red sweet peppers.
1/2 cup chopped sweet yellow pepper.
Lucinda adds a sweet red pepper to a simple "egg-in-the-hole" for a kid-friendly treat.
Lucinda adds a sweet red pepper to a simple "egg-in-the-hole" for a kid-friendly.
1 1/2 cups chopped sweet red peppers (about 3).
Red sweet pepper, cut in strips.
Large green sweet pepper, chopped.
Roasted Sweet Red Pepper Soup.
Small yellow, green, or red sweet pepper, coarsely chopped.
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