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Synonyms for yolk

the yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen

nutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg)


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A stretch of the Pennsylvania highway had to be closed Tuesday for cleaning after a tractor-trailer carrying liquid egg yolk overturned and covered the roadway in a yellow mess.
Whisk together the sugar and egg yolks then pour a little of the boiled milk mixture onto the egg mixture continuously whisking.
Method Mix egg yolks with softened dripping, add flour and mix together.
Transfer to a serving dish and garnish on top with the shredded egg yolks.
Beat in the egg yolk and add the juice and zest of one of the oranges along with the flour, ground almonds and salt.
Mix both oils in a jug and, whisking constantly, pour them slowly into the egg yolk mixture in a very thin stream.
Add the sugar, vanilla and egg yolks, and mix into a smooth dough.
As the egg yolks developed into chicken embryos, they fed on the egg whites, even though the egg whites were from a different species.
Whisking constantly, add the hot cream mixture to the whisked egg yolks.
Washington, August 14 ( ANI ): Eating egg yolks accelerates atherosclerosis, also called coronary artery disease, in a manner similar to smoking cigarettes, say researchers.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Newly published research showed that eating egg yolks accelerates atherosclerosis in a manner similar to smoking cigarettes.
Method: To make the sponge, crack the eggs into two separate bowls, egg whites in one and egg yolks in the other.
50g pasteurised egg yolks or two ordinary egg yolks ?
But there's a lot more to egg yolks than cholesterol.
The same study reported that the layers fed by b-carotene failed to have desirable colors on egg yolk, while layers fed by canthaxanthine and ACAEE had adequate pigmentation on their egg yolks.