fish cake


Definition of fish cake

: a round fried cake made of shredded fish and mashed potato

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Besides the fish cakes, the vegetable adds fruity acidity to a wild-tasting mountain lamb entrée consisting of a flat steak, cut from the leg, sliced and fanned around celery root crushed with hazelnuts. Fortune, "Restaurant Review: Iceland’s Slippurinn Is an Ephemeral Culinary Destination," 11 Aug. 2019 The menu includes tom kha, fish cakes, satay, Panang curry and pineapple fried rice. Hadley Tomicki, Los Angeles Times, "Westchester’s Most Valuable Playa debuts with Sichuan hot chicken sandwiches and bao-inspired burgers," 30 July 2019 Whereas our kalguksu had come in plain, light broth with short-neck clams (delicious), the sujebi came with fish cakes and was jazzed up with spicy broth (more delicious). Seth Kugel, New York Times, "A Whirlwind, Round-the-World Food Tour of Queens," 1 July 2019 Rosewood Bermuda launched a bunch of supervised activities specifically for 8-to-11-year-olds in April, including hiking to a local cave and learning how to make traditional fish cakes. Andrea Petersen, WSJ, "Tweens: The Hardest Hotel Customers to Please," 22 May 2018 According to a comment on the post, Ford ordered papaya salad, pad graprao, pad thai and fish cakes. Robert Philpot, star-telegram, "Looks like Harrison Ford is checking out Fort Worth restaurants again | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 18 May 2018 Fish and chips, fried shrimp, fried oysters, fish cakes, lobster and seafood bisque, among other options. Sarah Wesley Lemire,, "Five Connecticut Shoreline Destinations: All You Need To Know," 15 May 2018 At Hai Ky Mi Gia, mee pok is served with chicken, minced pork, char siu, fish cake, garlic and cilantro. Brea Salim, San Francisco Chronicle, "Tenderloin destination Hai Ky Mi Gia captures multiple immigrant identities," 7 May 2018 Most student cooks were pretty comfortable chopping peppers and celery and onions for the fish cakes in this, the fifth week of cooking class. Maureen Fitzgerald,, "Feeding themselves, and learning lifelong skills," 10 Apr. 2018

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1854, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of fish cake

: a round fried cake made of a mixture of fish and mashed potatoes

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