garlic salt


: a seasoning of ground dried garlic and salt

Examples of garlic salt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Stir in the hot sauce and season with pepper, garlic salt and all-purpose seasoning. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 27 Jan. 2024 People who actually cook don’t put garlic salt on the table. David Sedaris, The New Yorker, 22 Dec. 2023 Sprinkled garlic salt on the potatoes before baking, and added 1/4 tsp garlic powder to the mashed mixture. Southern Living Test Kitchen, Southern Living, 4 Nov. 2023 Place coleslaw, mango, mayonnaise, mustard, garlic salt, onion powder, vinegar and 1 tablespoon agave in a medium bowl; toss to coat. Sabrina Weiss, Peoplemag, 21 Sep. 2023 Rub chicken with pepper and 1 teaspoon of the garlic salt. Julia Levy, Southern Living, 2 July 2023 The secret for these saucy ribs lies in the rub that calls for brown sugar, dry mustard, smoked paprika, and garlic salt for blue ribbon-worthy meat. Karla Walsh, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 June 2023 One cup all-purpose flour, ½ cup cornstarch, ½ teaspoon onion powder, ½ teaspoon garlic salt, ½ teaspoon garlic powder and 1 teaspoon of 24 herbs & spices are whisked together. Daniel S. Levine, Peoplemag, 13 June 2023 So instead, follow the recipe above, but in place of broccoli, use cauliflower—and instead of seasoning with salt and cayenne, use garlic salt and freshly squeezed lemon juice. 17. Isadora Baum, Men's Health, 5 Apr. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1927, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of garlic salt was in 1927

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“Garlic salt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

Kids Definition

garlic salt

: a seasoning made of ground dried garlic and salt
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