deep fryer


Definition of deep fryer

: a utensil suitable for deep-fat frying

Examples of deep fryer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The eatery, which opened in early August, doesn’t have a cooktop or a deep fryer. Kathy Stephenson, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Salt Lake City’s Nomad Eatery finds a new east-side home, but still looks to the west," 17 Sep. 2020 This longtime Juicy Lucy purveyor keeps its deep fryer busy with all manner of goodies, including corn dogs, pickles, cheese curds and onion straws. Sharyn Jackson, Star Tribune, "Where to get your fix of corn dogs – and Pronto Pups – in the Twin Cities," 4 Sep. 2020 What's the difference between an air fryer and deep fryer? Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, "Everything You Need to Know About Air Fryers," 4 Aug. 2020 Both cook food quickly, but an air fryer requires practically zero preheat time while a deep fryer can take upwards of 10 minutes. Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, "Everything You Need to Know About Air Fryers," 4 Aug. 2020 For the Tonga Toast: Using caution, preheat oil to 350°F in a large pot or a deep fryer. Elizabeth Rhodes, Travel + Leisure, "Disney's Tonga Toast Is Stuffed With Bananas and Deep-fried — Here's How to Make It," 17 May 2020 This hearty meal is reminiscent of pub-style fish and chips, minus all the deep fryer grease. Paul Stephen,, "Recipe: Salt-and-Vinegar Potato Chip-Crusted Cod with Creamy Dill Sauce," 26 Feb. 2020 The lilliputian space is surprisingly chockablock with a galley kitchen that fits a prep station, a gas range and oven, a flat-top and a deep fryer, but more than two people inside turns it into a game of Tetris. Leena Trivedi-grenier,, "Kayma Eatery, an Algerian couple’s American Dream," 17 Jan. 2020 Put away the deep fryer and throw out your roasting pans, people. Rachel Feltman, Popular Science, "How to cook a turkey that actually tastes good," 27 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of deep fryer

1950, in the meaning defined above

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26 Sep 2020

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“Deep fryer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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