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Synonyms for dumpling

small balls or strips of boiled or steamed dough

dessert made by baking fruit wrapped in pastry

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Presently the rats came back and set to work to make him into a dumpling. First they smeared him with butter, and then they rolled him in the dough.
So it happened that by the time John Joiner had got the plank up--there was nobody under the floor except the rolling-pin and Tom Kitten in a very dirty dumpling!
The dumpling had been peeled off Tom Kitten, and made separately into a bag pudding, with currants in it to hide the smuts.
How is the son of a British yeoman, who has been fed principally on salt pork and yeast dumplings, to know that there is satiety for the human stomach even in a paradise of glass jars full of sugared almonds and pink lozenges, and that the tedium of life can reach a pitch where plum-buns at discretion cease to offer the slightest excitement?
The rooster did indeed make an impressive showing, lying in his border of dumplings, and the dish was much complimented when it was borne in by Alice.
The platter was fairly heaped with a fine stew, smoking hot, with many kinds of vegetables and dumplings and a rich, delicious gravy.
Sliced tomatoes, with sugar or Apple dumplings, with real vinegar.
'I'm told the dumplings is uncommon fine down there,' said William.
So presently a savory stew of tripe and onions, with sweet little fat dumplings, was set before him, likewise a good stout pottle of Malmsey, and straightway the holy friar fell to with great courage and heartiness, so that in a short time nought was left but a little pool of gravy in the center of the platter, not large enow to keep the life in a starving mouse.
In this study, it was not appropriate to use all nine response variables to optimize the dumpling wrapper formulation because the response variables contributed differently to the quality of the dumpling wrappers.
The restaurant will feature, the 'Dumpling Theatre', which brings the kitchen to the customers to view the preparation of their dim sum and dumplings.
Highlighting that shrimp has become the most sought-after ingredient for dumplings, replacing minced pork or beef meat, the nation's leading provider of precooked products said it is seeking to solidify its presence in the newly established shrimp dumpling market here.
Therefore, the team went to two of the smallest Chinese restaurants, yet have large positive reputations, Joy Luck and Siyuan Dumpling.
Exotic signature preparations like Spicy Broccoli and Water chestnut Dumplings, Mushroom and Cream Cheese Dumplings with Truffle Broth, Hoisin Duck Dumplings, Chicken Pearl Dumplings, Curried Prawns Gua Bao Dumpling, Edamame & Truffle Dumpling, there's plenty to leave you spoilt for choice.
The jewish dumpling's tale is obscured by the complex history of the Jews--the expulsions and the resettlements and the sheer breadth of their migrations.