alderwood

noun al·der·wood \ ˈȯl-dər-ˌwu̇d \

Definition of alderwood

: the wood of an alder
  • a kitchen with alderwood cabinets
  • Though traditionally “baked” on alderwood branches over an open fire, this Indian recipe has been adapted for the grill, using, naturally, alderwood chips.
  • —Phillip Stephen SchulzCooking with Fire and Smoke1986

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