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Biscuit

In the United Kingdom, a slang term for 1,000 pounds. The term gained currency in the gambling industry as 1,000-pound chips are larger than others, looking like biscuits or cookies.
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40, which mimics the shape of three coat hangers, was the clever idea of Italian designer Leo Salzedo, who created it for Bisque.
Shellfish bisque can also be used as a sauce to go with a fish main course.
SATISFYING: A good lobster bisque is almost a meal in itself - powerful, dense, creamy soup, laced with thick cream and, ideally, a hearty slug of brandy (S)
Materials: PMC silver clay, dichroic glass, bisque beads, enamels, Precious Metal Clay in Mixed Media project book
I opted for the lobster bisque to start, which had a spicy bite.
The loss during bisque firing is mild because the piece breaks in place.
The French bisque (unglazed china) dolls of the late 19th century are desirable, not only for their finely modelled heads, but also for their clothes - often intricate copies of the fashions of the time, with dress and hats, layers of underclothes, socks and shoes.
So I really need to add the recipe for Lobster Bisque to my collection.
THESKY ASTRONOMY SOFTWARE Founded in 1984 when Steve Bisque was laid up with a volleyball injury, Software Bisque has made its mark in the astronomy world by providing software tools that appeal to hobbyists and professionals alike.
The soup and bisque were both delicious, and we agreed each would be fabulous as a standalone meal.
The American Flagship Service menu was designed by four top chefs and includes Lobster Bisque soup, Fontina-stuffed Chicken with Risotto and Sun-dried Tomato-crusted Sea Bass, as well as a new range of salads, dressings and desserts.
These products, along with their data sheets, will he displayed, including: Alumina and steatite standoffs available in an array of diameters, lengths and thread sizes; Alumina hex head bolts, nuts and washers available in sizes from 0-80 to 1/4-20; Alumina rods, tubes and plates available in a variety of sizes; and Machinable ceramic materials, including Bisque alumina available in rod or plate form and Grade A Lava available in rod, plate and block form.