Quotes of simmer

  1. My recipe for dealing with anger and frustration: set the kitchen timer for twenty minutes, cry, rant, and rave, and at the sound of the bell, simmer down and go about business as usual. – Phyllis Diller
  2. We suffered a setback and there were too many trades until Dave Taylor came along and Charlie Simmer – Marcel Dionne
  3. You will soon find that I am a bit obsessive about my work. And that is a little sad, one often feels strangely restricted, not finding time to simmer although one actually has many interests. – Arne Jacobsen
  4. I make it a rule always to believe compliments implicitly for five minutes, and to simmer gently for twenty more. – Alice James
  5. Soup is a lot like a family. Each ingredient enhances the others; each batch has its own characteristics; and it needs time to simmer to reach full flavor. – Marge Kennedy

Usage examples for simmer

  1. Let them simmer two or three minutes, stirring them all the time. – Seventy-Five Receipts for Pastry Cakes, and Sweetmeats by Miss Leslie
  2. It sufficed merely to simmer in a sense of equality with the silver- haired gentleman at the desk. – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  3. Let them simmer for nearly 3 hours, or until the peas are thoroughly done. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  4. Whenever you want hot water, instead of bringing a bucketful from the spring and building a fire and sitting down to watch it simmer you just turn a handle and out it comes, smoking; and whenever you want ice- water, you touch a button and give a boy ten cents. – Lahoma by John Breckinridge Ellis
  5. Cover and simmer on top of a range, or bake in a slow oven until soft. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  6. Let simmer then for about five hours, in all about six hours; then dish it, strain the sauce on it, and serve. – Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks by Pierre Blot
  7. " I guess I'll go up to the Bar Cross wagon, as I intended, till things simmer down. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  8. Let them simmer over a slow fire for about a quarter of an hour. –  by
  9. Set them on a moderate fire till they boil; then take them off, and put them by the side of the fire to simmer slowly till they are soft enough to admit a fork. – A Poetical Cook-Book by Maria J. Moss
  10. To the water add one cup sugar, grated rind one- half lemon, and juice one orange; simmer until reduced to one cup. – The Apple by Various
  11. This had been planned beforehand, and Tabby was glad to rest and tell her tale while Aunty Brown put physic bottles and glasses on the table, set some evil- smelling herbs to simmer on the hearth, and, compromising with her conscience, concocted a nice little story to tell the invaders. – Spinning-Wheel Stories by Louisa May Alcott
  12. Put a little hay round the bottles to prevent their breaking, make a fire under them, and let the heat increase gradually; let them simmer ten minutes, but not boil. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  13. Simmer for two minutes, and pour over the fish, serving at once. – Joe Tilden's Recipes for Epicures by Joe Tilden
  14. Cover with cold water, bring to the boil, and simmer for an hour. – The Myrtle Reed Cook Book by Myrtle Reed
  15. Let her simmer under some green stuff. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  16. At the end of that time turn them carefully into the kettle, bring them to the boiling- point, and simmer for five minutes; then return them to the jars, cover closely with tissue paper brushed over with the white of an egg, and put in a dark, cool place to keep. – The Apple by Various
  17. But it's a little hard to sit here and simmer simmer simmer forever. – Queer Stories for Boys and Girls by Edward Eggleston
  18. The thought that he was meditating on the incident of the auction sale crossed through her mind, and made her blood simmer – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  19. Then beat up half the brains, put it to the rest with a little butter and flour, and simmer the whole together. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  20. All this hysteria and uncertainty will gradually simmer down into another right- and- wrong issue- with life boiling away as always under a black and white surface. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht

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