Recent Examples of mesquite from the Web
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, for whatever reason, seems to think that Houstonians would be interested in eating barbecue not smoked with mesquite.
The main course includes slow-cooked prime rib (rubbed with rosemary and mesquite seasoning) dished up with mashed red potatoes, roasted asparagus and baby carrots and creamy horseradish sauce.
Six hulls of former 737 airliners are lined up on the grass near the mesquite trees.
No famished migrants stumble from the clumps of mesquite trees lining the dirt road.
Restaurant operators can also throw different types of wood, such as apple, cherry, hickory or mesquite, on top of the coal to add flavors when roasting meat, poultry or vegetables in the oven, Hofmann explained.
The kid whistles, summoning a horse from a copse of mesquite.
Kids — and the kid at heart — can brush up on their bug-collecting skills, work on arts and crafts centered around insects, and taste cooked mealworm larva in mesquite, teriyaki and barbecue.
Goodfellow also experiments with smoked beer and has used beechwood and mesquite.
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First Known Use: 1759See Words from the same year
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