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Elk apple sausage with cheese grits served with Disruption Cabernet Sauvignon follows, with a bison and pork meat loaf with sweet potato biscuit and demi-glace paired with Latta Malbec next.
The anticipation to sample Richard Hales’ Nashville hot chicken and biscuits at Bird & Bone in the Confidante Miami Beach was too much.
The name Toast and Strawberries came from Ms. Reed Miller’s college trip to Jamaica and her love for biscuits and jam.
Fill-Up with eight pieces of crunchy Extra Crispy chicken, a large cole slaw, four biscuits and two large marked potatoes and gravy.
A catering hiccup over the coffee left some with a bitter taste, but it was rectified by Tuesday with the help of some chocolate biscuits.
Diners will soon be able to get breakfast all day, including a cheesy breakfast grit bowl ($10/with poached eggs, crispy bacon and a buttermilk biscuit) and other eggy dishes.
A double IPA brewed with maple syrup, lactose milk sugar, and biscuit malts, no toaster is needed.
Regulars go for the huge biscuits or the migas tacos.
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Long ago it was often a problem to keep food from spoiling, especially on long journeys. One way to preserve flat loaves of bread was to bake them a second time in order to dry them out. In early French, this bread was called pain bescuit or “bread twice-cooked.” Later the term was shortened to bescuit. The idea of being “twice–cooked” was lost as the term was used for any crisp flat bread or for bread made with baking soda or baking powder instead of yeast. The word was borrowed into Middle English as bisquite, but was later spelled biscuit on the model of the French spelling.
Origin and Etymology of biscuit
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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