butcher block

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a thick wooden slab formed by bonding together thick laminated strips of unpainted hardwood

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"The Butcher's Block is something I have been thinking about for a couple of years.
Located at the heart of Llandaff village, this two-bedroom detached coach house has a hall, cloakroom, lounge/dining room with patio doors leading to the rear garden, fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units in grey with brushed aluminium handles,'butcher's block' working surfaces with inset stainless steel sink drainer with mixer tap and built-in stainless steel five burner gas hob and a family bathroom.
But she's also adding some 21st century touches with exclusive deals for mobile phone application users, corporate catering and a new offer - dining experience Butcher's Block, where people can hire the shop for the evening and have a meal cooked for them.
Skatecycle, pounds 149.99, from www.firebox.com APP NAP [bar] Created by therapist Andrew Johnson, the Deep Sleep CD (also available as an app) lasts for 30 minutes and has a 95% success rate Deep Sleep CD, pounds 9.99, from www.withandrewjohnson.com BLOCK PARTY [bar] Marks & Spencer has upped the ante with its beautifully designed butcher's block. A designer dove grey with beech work surface, a handy drawer and shelves for storage, what's not to love about this decorative and functional kitchen accessory?
There is also a utility room and L-shaped fitted kitchen which has been extended and which has a good range of units, butcher's block roll top work surfaces and a contemporary double sink.
My favourite is an old 6ft x2ft butcher's block I got off ebay and my old Rayburn oven which I changed from green to gloss black, it's beautiful.
If we include the ugly butcher's block and steel hoop benches in Williamson Square and the uninviting cube seats around the trees in Church Street, you will get the general picture.
Life seems idyllic until Templeton the rat cruelly lets slip that Wilbur will end up on the butcher's block.
But Wilbur hears in the animals' barn that he is to end up on the butcher's block. Seeking help from a clever spider called Charlotte (Roberts), the porker tries to avoid the chop and prove to the local community that he is a very humble and extraordinary pig.
Wooden units, topped by butcher's block worktops, conceal an integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer.
But here's hoping someone will knock some sense into that butcher's block and Ashley will stop the nanny leaving so they can live happily ever after.
The dialogue between Taysir the Palestinian and Batniji the artist was most explicit in the video Gaza, journal intime (Gaza, diary), in which brief glimpses of the streets and markets of Gaza City were brutally intercut with a recurring sequence of a bloody piece of meat being chopped on a butcher's block. With the untitled double photomural, the dialogue was rather between the living and the dead.
"The nutrition in the marrow is where it's all at," says Scott McGowan, who owns The Butcher's Block in Sarasota.
There are currently four Bar + Block restaurants across the UK in London Kings Cross, Birmingham, Bath, and Whitley in Hampshire, offering informal all-day dining and a 'Butcher's Block' of rotating specials and an extensive drinks list.
AN ABATTOIR owner is facing a court sentence after the Sunday Mirror published harrowing footage of sheep, pigs and cows destined for the butcher's block.