bouillon cube


Definition of bouillon cube

: a cube of evaporated meat extract

Examples of bouillon cube in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It’s very much like eating a bouillon cube produced at a superfund site, and a little bit like driving the Polestar 1. Wired, "The Polestar 1 Is a Powerful Throwback Treat—Like Licorice," 5 Nov. 2019 In his earlier books each paragraph felt like a bouillon cube that could be used to brew six other essays. Dwight Garner, New York Times, "With ‘The Water Dancer,’ Ta-Nehisi Coates Makes His Fiction Debut," 20 Sep. 2019 Most of the girls boiled them with rice and bouillon cubes from their coffee cans, along with a variety of sea lettuces salvaged from the shore. Susan Shain, The Atlantic, "When Your Final Exam Is Surviving the Wilderness," 5 June 2019 Lower heat to a simmer and stir making sure bouillon cube is totally dissolved. Sunset, "6 Gourmet Backpacking Recipes for a Tasty Adventure," 22 Jan. 2018 Or use packaged broth enhanced with a bouillon cube or chicken base, such as Better Than Bouillon. Nicole Sours Larson,, "Gourmet food on a budget," 23 Apr. 2018 Stir into mushroom mixture, add bouillon cube and bring to a boil. Woman's Day, "Salisbury Steak with Mushroom-Onion Gravy," 1 Jan. 2012 In my life there’s the person who unscrewed his enemy’s showerhead and silently inserted a chicken-bouillon cube before rescrewing. Dwight Garner, Esquire, "I've Relished Having Enemies in My Life. But Am I Wasting My Time?," 24 Jan. 2018 Stir in bouillon cubes and tofu and simmer, covered, about 5 minutes. Milwaukee, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Cold Cure Soup, Vegan Style," 16 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of bouillon cube

1909, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of bouillon cube

: a small cube of dried meat or vegetables that is used to add flavor to soup

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