When they feast a friend they kill an ox, and set immediately a quarter of him raw upon the table (for their most elegant treat is raw beef newly killed) with pepper and salt; the gall of the ox serves them for oil and vinegar; some, to heighten the delicacy of the entertainment, add a kind of sauce
, which they call manta, made of what they take out of the guts of the ox; this they set on the fire, with butter, salt, pepper, and onion.
Fogg accordingly tasted the dish, but, despite its spiced sauce
, found it far from palatable.
was made up of contradictions and sufferings, of agonising inward analysis, and all these pangs and pin-pricks gave a certain piquancy, even a significance to my dissipation--in fact, completely answered the purpose of an appetising sauce
It was a book of Domestic Cookery, open at the article Bread Sauce
Eh, mounseer, Russian sauce
seems to be sour to a Frenchman.
If he needed a sauce
, Fate bestowed one upon him, for he was scarcely midway through his meal before a loud ringing at the lodge gates proved the accuracy of his conjectures.
Emily's mayonnaise sauce
was almost as liquid as water--they swallowed it nevertheless by the help of spoons.
When noon came they opened the Fox-King's basket of luncheon, and found a nice roasted turkey with cranberry sauce
and some slices of bread and butter.
I have neither bread nor sauce
, and no clothes but one old coat.
She was terribly mortified about the pudding sauce
We have but a shoulder of mutton with onion sauce
,' said Mrs Crummles, in the same charnel-house voice; 'but such as our dinner is, we beg you to partake of it.
Set out for Buenos Ayres -- Rio Sauce
-- Sierra Ventana -- Third Posta -- Driving Horses -- Bolas -- Partridges and Foxes -- Features of the Country -- Long-legged Plover -- Teru-tero -- Hail-storm -- Natural Enclosures in the Sierra Tapalguen -- Flesh of Puma -- Meat Diet -- Guardia del Monte -- Effects of Cattle on the Vegetation -- Cardoon -- Buenos Ayres -- Corral where Cattle are Slaughtered.