spring roll

noun

Definition of spring roll

: egg roll also : any of various similar appetizers especially in Asian cuisine

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The deep-fried spring rolls were unfortunately oily. Los Angeles Times, "Review: At Tim Ho Wan Irvine, commuter dim sum from the Hong Kong Michelin-starred specialist," 2 Sep. 2019 Until July 12, the restaurant will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a $1.99 lunch special consisting of a fresh bowl of vegetables with a choice of meat and a choice of rice or noodles and a spring roll. Cathy Kozlowicz, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "A Vietnam native combined the best of Wisconsin and Vietnam for a new Menomonee Falls restaurant," 10 July 2019 There are two appetizer sections of Misawa’s menu, one featuring classics like spring rolls, tempura and edamame, the other part of the sushi menu, with raw preparations highlighted, like the hamachi appetizer ($10). Lindsey Mcclave, The Courier-Journal, "This Japanese restaurant on Bardstown Road falls short of serving A+ sushi," 4 Sep. 2019 The deep-fried spring rolls were unfortunately oily. Los Angeles Times, "Review: At Tim Ho Wan Irvine, commuter dim sum from the Hong Kong Michelin-starred specialist," 2 Sep. 2019 The deep-fried spring rolls were unfortunately oily. Daily Pilot, "Review: At Tim Ho Wan Irvine, commuter dim sum from the Hong Kong Michelin-starred specialist," 6 Sep. 2019 Also on the food roster are the mango stir-fry with bell pepper, jalapeño, crispy chicken and steamed rice, potstickers and crab and cheese spring rolls. Marcy De Luna, Houston Chronicle, "Atlanta's Tin Drum Asian Kitchen expanding to Houston with five locations," 27 Aug. 2019 Foodies scoffing spring rolls in San Francisco or cheeseburgers in Chongqing should give thanks to globalisation. The Economist, "Which countries dominate the world’s dinner tables?," 23 Aug. 2019 The menu at the healthy, fast-casual spot includes spring rolls, tuna melts and rice noodle salads. Hadley Tomicki, Los Angeles Times, "Graham Elliot is opening a new restaurant at a food hall in Santa Monica," 23 July 2019

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First Known Use of spring roll

1927, in the meaning defined above

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