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Synonyms for beignet

a deep-fried, yeast-raised doughnut dusted with confectioners' sugar

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I was tempted to sample the crab beignet, but as my appetite is small decided to concentrate on just a main course and sweet.
Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, it also offers hot breakfast dishes, paninis, wraps, sandwiches, pastries/desserts and beignets (Fridays and Saturdays).
BEIGNET SOUFFLES WITH HAZELNUT CHOCOLATE SAUCE (SERVES 4) INGREDIENTS FOR THE BEIGNETS: 75g unsalted butter 95g plain flour 3 large eggs, beaten Sunflower oil, for deep-frying 50g caster sugar 1tsp ground cinnamon Water For the chocolate sauce: 200ml double cream 90g plain chocolate (minimum 70% cocoa solids) 25g hazelnuts, toasted and blitzed to a powder in a spice mill METHOD For the beignets, warm the butter with 225ml water in a saucepan over a low heat until the butter has melted.
Thomsen prepared several items, using organic ingredients, that will be served at the new restaurant, including roasted delicata squash salad, chicken breast with pickled beets and celery root, goat cheese beignet and a mixed berry cobbler for dessert.
The molasses-maple flavor of the Cruzan Blackstrap rum in the drink gave Frankel the idea of topping the cocktail with a fried-to-order sweet potato beignet.
The Aberdeenshire beef fillet with marrow bones persillade, red wine shallots and baker's potatoes was calling me but I had the very well cooked wild turbot fillet, with langoustine beignet and wilted greens.
The salmon was fine, the mousse a little cheesy and the beignet uncrabby.
You can find chicory coffee today in New Orleans cafes being sipped along with a fresh sugary beignet. It can also be used as a flavoring for brewing stout.
Time for a beignet! Think I'll go grab a streetcar named Desire.
I tell people how they can help: Come to one of our restaurants, buy a beignet, go shopping," Lagasse said.
As Siemering reports, New York Times food critic Regina Schrambling cast a bright spotlight on some of Philly's most innovative restaurants, including Trust, which offers citrus beignet kebabs for dessert, consisting of chocolate-coated slices of dried orange interspersed on skewers with chunks of deep-fried pineapple with mandarin orange sauce.
Having the freedom to consume whatever I want has resulted in a much healthier way of eating overall (with an occasional beignet or order of bread pudding).
NOTTINGHAM: 1.30 Beignet, 2.00 SPACE BLUES (NAP), 2.35 Hat Yai, 3.05 Isango, 3.35 Yusra, 4.05 Queen Constantine, 4.35 Remember The Man, 5.10 Tenax.
When Joe tries to kiss her, she throws a beignet in his mouth.