bouillon cube


Definition of bouillon cube

: a cube of evaporated meat extract

Examples of bouillon cube in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Add hot water, bouillon cube, tomato sauce, chili powder, sugar, salt and cumin and simmer for 10 minutes. Tribune News Service, cleveland, 21 Sep. 2021 In his camps, followers would scoop up shiny wrappers as small as a bouillon cube to avoid surveillance planes, former hostages and members recalled. Drew Hinshaw, WSJ, 21 May 2021 Add spices, bouillon cube, pepper and salt, combining and cooking for 30 seconds. Mary Bergin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 31 Mar. 2021 Add the potatoes, carrots, celery, turnip, leek and the Scotch bonnet pepper, if using, followed by 4 cups of water and the bouillon cube. Washington Post, 22 Dec. 2020 Bring water back to a boil, then add beef bouillon cube, meat, and a few hearty shakes of Cajun seasoning. T. Edward Nickens, Field & Stream, 26 Nov. 2020 Imagine throwing one bouillon cube into an entire stockpot versus a small saucepan full of water. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 12 Nov. 2020 Add two beef bouillon cubes, a half cup hot water, two tablespoons tomato paste, three-quarter cup red wine and a tablespoon of dry mustard to the mixture. Ashley Luthern, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 28 Nov. 2019 Instant dashi is to dashi what a bouillon cube is to chicken broth. Bon Appétit, 2 Dec. 2019

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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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