French bread

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n French bread a crusty sourdough bread often baked in long slender tapered loaves or baguettes
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Usage

In literature:

I would have lived on bread and water for a week could I have buried that French cloak at the end of it.
"Margarita's Soul" by Ingraham Lovell
Marinate in French dressing and place between rounds of buttered bread.
"The Suffrage Cook Book"
Put into it a crust of French bread, and set it on a quick fire.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
When going to table, put into it fried bread, in dice, or crust of French roll.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
Steak and French "fries" began quickly to disappear, along with many slices of bread and two cups of steaming coffee.
"The Coyote" by James Roberts
They are excellent when eaten with German pancake, fried bread or French toast.
"Desserts and Salads" by Gesine Lemcke
I went up to her and explained in my best French that I had brought bread and sausages for the people, would she share them out?
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
These were fruit and salads, coffee flavored with salt, and French bread.
"The Bright Shawl" by Joseph Hergesheimer
This gives a long, round crusty loaf like the French bread.
"The Century Cook Book" by Mary Ronald
These French country women no more bake their own bread than they make their own shoes.
"Home Fires in France" by Dorothy Canfield
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In news:

The Economist 's front cover showed seven loafs of "baguette" bread bound together by a French tricolor with a lit fuse protruding from the centre.
Sliced French bread, 2 1/2 in.
This comforting bread pudding tastes like a cross between a spiced pumpkin pie and a slice of French toast.
10 ounces (about 8 cups) French or Italian white bread.
30 am French Bread Margherita Pizza Presented By: Panera Bread.
The San Francisco French Bread Co.
Banner will celebrate "Passport to France," a promotional event featuring French wines, cheeses, artisan breads and pastries.
Samples, which are $3 and up, will include French pastries , organic breads, cupcakes and wedding cakes.
If you've paid any attention to Facebook today, you'll probably have seen a lot of posts about runs on milk, eggs, and bread at our local grocery stores (apparently a lot of people are planning to make French toast, maybe).
Difficulty: EASY Prep time: Serves: Ingredients - 1 loaf french bread - 1 qt milk - 3 eggs - 1 1/2 c sugar - 1 c raisins - 2 Tbsp vanilla.
6 cups cubed French bread (day-old is preferred).
Build a menu around this egg dish with salad, toasted French bread, and iced tea.
The bread can even be used for bread puddings and French toast.
"The Best French Bread in Town" returns.
The Best French Bread in Town disappeared in late June, when baker Jeff Renner underwent treatment for prostate cancer.
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