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Synonyms for basting

a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together

moistening a roast as it is cooking

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4 Preheat the oven to 160degC and roast the pork for 1-11/2 hours, until well charred on the outside, turning once and basting intermittently with the sauce to get a good caramelised finish on the meat.
Many of us are inclined to also skip the basting step.
The purpose of basting is to hold the three layers together to prevent shifting while quilting.
Cover and bake for 1 1/2 hours or until chicken is well cooked, basting every 30 minutes with the baste mix.
FOR THE SAUCE 1 tsp harissa Handful fresh coriander leaves, roughly chopped 300g Greek yoghurt The juice of half a lemon The zest of a lemon basting liquor, use olive oil and lemon juice with a teaspoon of harissa.
You can also mix the rubs with honey and balsamic vinegar to make a glaze for basting or add them to lemon juice and natural yoghurt to make up a great sauce.
For writer and producer Anne Basting, the germ of the project lay in a play she had written several years before.
Kuhn Rikon 15-inch BBQ Basting Brush This is a good price for a handy piece of kit that you'll use year after year.
Its Basting Tongs & Sauce Pot Set are just what the (hungry) doctor ordered.
Cook the ribs, uncovered, for about one hour, basting frequently with the juices in the dish.
and the drumstick moves easily, basting occasionally with the stock.
Drizzle a little of the olive oil over the fish, add a squeeze of lemon juice and grill for 5-6 minutes, basting once or twice.
BETTER BASTING: Jane Hall, The Journal features editor, puts butter under the turkey skin to aid basting.
Whether you're pinning, basting, or quilting, always start from the center and work your way out to the edges.