unite or merge with something already in existence
Add the flour all at once, whisking until
You need gravy to lubricate the turkey, moisten the potatoes,
douse the stuffing.
put under water
It will keep everything
submerged and it’s easier to skim the scum; however, it’s not necessary.
tie or link together
knits the dish together perfectly.
fill to overflow
In a bowl, combine lemon juice and 1
heaping teaspoon salt.
cut into cubes
Dice, toss in oil and roast at 400 degrees.
undamaged in any way
Peel onions, leaving root ends
let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse
Add garlic cloves and set aside to
melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities
renders out of the skin, flavoring the stuffing.
solidify, thicken, or come together
Skim off the fat with a spoon, or put in the refrigerator or freezer until the fat has
congealed on top, then remove fat.
allowing light to pass through diffusely
Cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is
translucent, about 5 minutes.
tending to flow
If all the cranberries pop, the sauce may be too
having a strong pleasant odor
Add half the beans, half the ginger and half the garlic, and cook, stirring and tossing constantly, until beans are heated through and ginger and garlic are softened and