sous vide

adjective or adverb

: relating to or denoting a method of cooking food slowly in a vacuum-sealed pouch at a low temperature so as to retain most of the juice and aroma

Examples of sous vide in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Find it on Amazon This Sous Vide Removes the Guesswork Cook sous vide with precision using the Breville Joule Turbo sous vide. Kristi Arnold, Rolling Stone, 10 July 2024 Alas, the secret sauces will stay with Dang, whose love of musubi (and pleasing customers) has spawned a multitude of versions, including some Spam alternatives, like soy garlic chicken that gets a tenderizing sous vide treatment. Amy Drew Thompson, Orlando Sentinel, 4 July 2024 Even though the sous vide meats are the draw, a few of the sandwiches are made with vegetarian substitutions, like the Nashville Hot and Buffalo sandwiches made with cauliflower or Oakland-Style Kensington made with portabella mushroom. Rachel Bernhard, Journal Sentinel, 30 Jan. 2024 The duo shingled strips of sirloin cooked sous vide in duck fat, garlic, thyme and rosemary between layers of blue cheese bacon mousse and braised short rib jam. The Indianapolis Star, 27 Feb. 2024 See all Example Sentences for sous vide 

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Word History

Etymology

French, literally, under vacuum

First Known Use

1986, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sous vide was in 1986

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“Sous vide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sous%20vide. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

sous vide

adjective or adverb
ˌsü-ˈvēd
: relating to or denoting a method of cooking food slowly in a vacuum-sealed pouch at a low temperature so as to retain most of the juice and aroma
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