spring chicken


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Synonyms for spring chicken

a young chicken having tender meat

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FRESH AND GLOBAL Clockwise from top left: Lemon Grass Half Spring Chicken, Baked Oysters, Flour-free Chocolate Cake, and Fresh Oysters
But no matter which senator takes the White House, none will set a record for being a presidential spring chicken or old fogy:
Past estimates of its age were made with more exuberance than science, but by all accounts the Bennett Juniper is no spring chicken.
The rest are Better Bites, but you can cut the sat fat in the Spring Chicken if you skip the bleu cheese crumbles.
To be sure, her repertoire is now limited, and, as she herself plainly puts it looking ahead to plans to celebrate the centennial of Balanchine's birth, "I'm not a spring chicken anymore.
Thus begins one of the longer stories in Vorhaenan og adrar sogur (The Spring Chicken and Other Stories).
He has three books forthcoming: Ain't No Spring Chicken (selected poetry), All My Lies Are True (folklore), and Talking Out Both Sides of My Mouth (journalism).
After all, this 25-year-old resident of the National Zoo is no spring chicken.
Helping to heighten the game's revolutionary AI technology is the addition of an apprentice for each creature that takes on the form of a spring chicken named Tyke.
Rub whole spring chicken with 2 tsp salt and 1 tsp pepper.
British asparagus one-pan spring chicken Preparation 5 minutes Cooking time 1 hour Serves 4 Ingredients 700g new potatoes, halved 1 tbsp Fussels rapeseed oil 8 chicken thighs 2 garlic cloves, unpeeled 4 sprigs of rosemary 1 lemon 1 bunch asparagus, trimmed What to do Heat the oven to 200C/180C fan.
Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya is no spring chicken - when he finally got a birthday cake last year he tried to blow out the candles but was beaten back by the heat.
He's no spring chicken, he is the other side of 30, but I think he has made a good start to his Boro career.
I remind you that Jimmy Page is 70 and Robert Plant a comparative spring chicken at 65.
Popular lock Gough has much better credentials with two Six Nations Grand Slam triumphs with Wales but is no spring chicken at 37.