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They cut out the thigh bones all in due course, wrapped them round in two layers of fat, and set some pieces of raw meat on the top of them; then Nestor laid them upon the wood fire and poured wine over them, while the young men stood near him with five-pronged spits in their hands.
Then," quoth the Sheriff, smiting his thigh angrily, "yon knave is a coward as well as a rogue, and dares not show his face among good men and true.
Though alone against all and with a wound in his thigh, Bicarat wished to hold out; but Jussac, who had risen upon his elbow, cried out to him to yield.
Sir," replied the wounded man, "believe me, there is no time to lose; the ball has broken the thigh bone and entered the intestines.
It never entered his head to analyze the details of the sick man's situation, to consider how that body was lying under the quilt, how those emaciated legs and thighs and spine were lying huddled up, and whether they could not be made more comfortable, whether anything could not be done to make things, if not better, at least less bad.
In some places, across the chest and shoulders and down the outside of the arms and thighs, it was matted into almost a thick fur.
INGREDIENTS: (Serves 2-8) 600g boneless, skinless chicken thigh fillets 1tsp ground turmeric 1tsp ground cinnamon 1tsp ground coriander 1tsp ground cumin 1tsp cayenne pepper 4 fat garlic cloves, crushed Finely grated zest of 1 unwaxed lemon Juice of 1/2 lemon 4tbsp Greek yogurt Olive oil Maldon sea salt flakes Freshly ground black pepper To serve: 6-8 round flatbreads of your choosing (or use pittas) 200g Greek yogurt 4 large tomatoes, sliced, then each slice cut in half 1 large red onion, halved and finely sliced into half-moons 1 small bunch (about 30g) of fresh coriander, roughly chopped Gherkins or cucumbers in brine (as many as you like), finely sliced METHOD: 1.
ULTIMATE CHICKEN SHAWARMAS INGREDIENTS: (Serves 2-8) 600g boneless, skinless chicken thigh fillets 1tsp ground turmeric 1tsp ground cinnamon 1tsp ground coriander 1tsp ground cumin 1tsp cayenne pepper 4 fat garlic cloves, crushed Finely grated zest of 1 unwaxed lemon Juice of 1/2 lemon 4tbsp Greek yogurt Olive oil Maldon sea salt flakes Freshly ground black pepper To serve: 6-8 round flatbreads of your choosing (or use pittas) 200g Greek yogurt 4 large tomatoes, sliced, then each slice cut in half 1 large red onion, halved and finely sliced into half-moons 1 small bunch (about 30g) of fresh coriander, roughly chopped Gherkins or cucumbers in brine (as many as you like), finely sliced METHOD: 1.
The thigh biopsy showed epidermal hyperkeratosis and local parakeratosis, and palisading granuloma in the dermis, accompanied by progressive necrosis of the central collagen with mucin deposition [Figure 1]d.
As a precise and highly efficient automatic system it reduces labor costs by 35% relative to competitive systems, while producing thigh fillets with an outstanding level of presentation.
It then continues its course along the medial aspect of thigh before joining femoral vein at fossa ovalis or saphenous opening at the saphenofemoral junction at the level of the groin skin creased (2,3) Lower limb veins are more prone for venous disorder.
In these situations, the options are placement of tunneled dialysis catheters (TDCs) or thigh grafts.
A gunshot wound to the femoral artery in the thigh could cause someone to bleed out quickly.
Fish out the thickest thigh and cut open to ensure it's cooked through.