sous vide

adjective or adverb
\ ˌsü-ˈvēd How to pronounce sous vide (audio) \

Definition of sous vide

: 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 Next year, use a sous vide wand on your Thanksgiving turkey. Scott Gilbertson, Wired, 24 Nov. 2021 This nine-in-one appliance—which won’t command too much of your precious counter space—can steam and sauté vegetables, cook rice to perfection, make oatmeal and grains, whip up yogurt, sous vide meat, bake a cake, and even sterilize items. SELF, 23 Nov. 2021 There are also typical Starbucks snacks and meals, like sous vide egg bites, croissants and protein platters. Danielle Wiener-bronner, CNN, 18 Nov. 2021 The Thanksgiving meal at Weights + Measures comes with a citrus rosemary turkey breast cooked sous vide for 18 hours that only takes 20 minutes to finish at home. Abigail Rosenthal, Chron, 2 Nov. 2021 And there’s a sous vide beet salad to blow your mind. Rod Stafford Hagwood,, 1 Nov. 2021 These days, sous vide machines are smarter than ever. Alysha Witwicki, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 Oct. 2021 The Berkeley Public Library in California has a tool lending library, with such cooking equipment as a food dehydrator, tortilla press, Instant Pot and sous vide available to borrow. Washington Post, 29 Mar. 2021 Riley’s, which cooks steak and chicken for its sandwiches sous vide, next will appear from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 30 at the event venue the Ivy House, 906 S. Barclay St. in Walker’s Point. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of sous vide

1986, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sous vide

French, literally, under vacuum

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27 Nov 2021

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“Sous vide.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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