Usage examples for whey

  1. He was always away whey I was a child, and after my mother's death he used to take me with him. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  2. When the green whey is boiled alone, it is necessary to keep it over the fire about half an hour, till it begins to break and separate, but it must be allowed to simmer only. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  3. In the window of the cottage a little card was put up, announcing that " Curds- and- whey were to be had within," and the children sometimes went there to drink the compound out of Emma Penfold's doll's tea- things. – Old Kensington by Miss Thackeray
  4. Dolly watches him as he walks in under the porch: no doubt he is going to drink curds and whey, she thinks. – Old Kensington by Miss Thackeray
  5. Allow the mixture to stand until the curd separates from the whey. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  6. The doctor's wife, who had her arms up to her elbows in curds and whey, looked up from her cheese- tub as she appeared at the door. – By Berwen Banks by Allen Raine
  7. Conversation became mere verbal curds and whey. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  8. A capital whey may be made by boiling two ounces of the fruit with two pints of milk, and then straining. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  9. Then the whey begins to separate. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  10. The quivering curd, in panniers stowed, Is loaded on the jade, The stumbling beast supports the load, While trickling whey bedews the road Along the dusty glade. – The Complete Book of Cheese by Robert Carlton Brown
  11. Dear Mother Goose, may I pass the curds and whey? – Dramatic Reader for Lower Grades by Florence Holbrook
  12. There is also a whey bread. – The Complete Book of Cheese by Robert Carlton Brown
  13. Little Miss Jewel Little Miss Jewel Sat on a stool, Eating of curds and whey; There came a little spider Who sat down beside her, And frightened Miss Jewel away. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole