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FOOD TERMS Word Search

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AL DENTE

Cooking Terms Word Search

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Cooking Dictionary Word Search

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Culinary Terminology Word Search

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Culinary Arts Word Search

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Food Preparation Word Search

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Culinary Terms- 2 Crossword

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To cook eggs in or over boiling water poach
When the food is in hot liquid just below the boiling point simmer
To smoothen a mixture by briskly whipping or stirring it with a spoon, fork, wire whisk, rotary beater, or electric mixer blend
to mix ingredients together until combined blend
cook by exposure to direct, intense radiant heat. broil
partially cooking the surface of meat to help remove excessive fat brown
knife cut in which food item is first julienned and then turned a quarter turn and diced again brunoise
To split food through the middle without completely separating the halves and then spread the halves butterfly
the oxidation of sugar, a process used extensively in cooking for the resulting nutty flavor and brown color caramelize
also known as a cook's knife, originally designed primarily to slice and disjoint large cuts of beef chef knife
to cut food into bite-sized pieces using the quick, heavy blows of a knife chop
To turn a cloudy liquid clear by removing sediments clarify
To cover food with a coating that can be wet coat
is a cooking term meaning to rough chop any ingredient concasse cut
the treatment of the meat with large grained rock salt corned
French for strained liquid coulis
the technique of blending several ingredients cream
a small cake or ball of minced meat, poultry, or fish, or of rice, potato, or other food, often coated with beaten egg and bread crumbs, and fried in deep fat croquettes
range in size from less than 1/8 inch square to approximately 3/4 inch square cube
Working in solid shortening into dry ingredients with two knives or a pastry blender until well mixed cut in
Technique for removing and dissolving browned food residue from a pan to flavor sauces deglaze
To skim the fat off the surface of a hot liquid degrease
To remove the vein(s) or digestive tract of a shrimp or other prawn devein
A cooking method that allows heat to meet the food directly direct heat
A cooking technique used to coat wet or moist food with dry ingredients prior to cooking dredge
The liquid that drips fat and juices from meat in cooking drippings
To fall in fine drops or to pour liquid in thin stream drizzle
Beaten eggs and brushed on to the surface of a pastry before baking eggwash
Mixing two unlike liquid mixtures together to make a sauce emulision
Appetizer entree
Very flexible knife used to fillet fish fillet knife
Something that separates solids from liquids filter
The process if breaking off small pieces from foods flake
The process of blending a light ingredient into a heavier ingredient by lifting underneath with a spatula or spoon fold
The cooking of food in oil or other fat fry
A glaze, icing, sauce, or filling for pastries made from chocolate and cream ganache
The coating of a glossy, often sweet, sometimes savory substance applied to food glaze
to rub cheese, vegetables etc against a rough or sharp surface in order to break them into small pieces grated cheese Peel and grate the potatoes grate
to break something into small pieces or powder grind
a dish composed of a starchy food, topped by a protein, in combination with fresh vegetables haystack
puffy pancake perfected by the Amish hootenanny
to steep something in a liquid to extract the flavors from it infuse
a culinary knife cut in which the food item is cut into long thin strips, similar to matchsticks julienne
a French culinary term meaning with juice jus
to work into a uniform mixture by pressing, folding, and stretching knead
substances used to produce air bubbles that cause baked goods to rise leavener

catering Word Search

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brussel sprouts
raspberries
gold fish
burgers
steak
watermelon
chips
nachos
chilli
spaghetti
beef
turkey
chicken nuggets
tacos
fajitas
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eggs
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dates
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ice cream
onion
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green beans
carrots
wine
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cake
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saute
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reduce
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garnish
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food
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Food Preparation Terms Crossword

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Description

pour off liquid from food drain
used in small amounts to complement food’s flavor condiment
has a mild & spicy flavor, originated from India chutney
make a mixture smooth beat
fold dough and pressing it knead
let food stand for a length of time to tenderize marinate
in to blend delicate ingredients fold
a tart condiment that comes in many variety vinegar
decorate food with colorful ingredients garnish
beat rapidly to increase volume whip
cut into stripes julienne
to strip off the outer skin peel
to combine ingredients mix
add ingredients for flavor season
make a mixture smooth beat
distribute solid fat in small pieces evenly through dry ingredients using a fork cutin
a finely chopped mixture, bright green in color pesto
to soften fat with a spoon cream
decorate food with colorful ingredients garnish

Culinary Terms- 1 Crossword

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cooked so as to be still firm when bitten al dente
an appetizer typically consisting of olives, anchovies, cheeses, and meats anti pasto
cook food by dry heat without direct exposure to a flame, typically in an oven or on a hot surface bake
pour juices or melted fat over meat during cooking in order to keep it moist baste
foods that have been formed into long narrow shapes, appearing stick-like and somewhat similar to a baton batonette
a semiliquid mixture of flour, egg, and milk or water used in cooking, especially for making cakes or for coating food before frying batter
To smoothen a mixture by briskly whipping or stirring it with a spoon, fork, wire whisk, rotary beater, or electric mixer beat
To thicken a sauce or hot liquid by stirring in ingredients such as eggs, flour, butter, or cream bind
Twice-cooked biscotti
smooth, creamy, highly seasoned soup of French origin bisque
used in the preparation of fish and other foods and cooked in a very hot cast-iron skillet blackened
To cook in a liquid that has reached its highest possible temperature of 212°F boil
Any broth made by cooking meat, poultry, fish, or vegetables in water bouillion
is a combination-cooking method that uses both moist and dry heats braise
a kind of food made of flour or meal that has been mixed with milk or water, made into a dough or batter, with or without yeast or other leavening agent, and baked bread
To cover with sauce mask
To chop, grind, or cut into small pieces mince
A mixture made up of diced vegetables mirepox
To heat with sugar and spices to make a hot drink mull
A French term describing the coating of a prepared dish with sauce napper
A knife cut with two angled sides oblique cut
Scarps from a remaining meal ort
Fry in a pan with a small amount of oil pan fry
a sandwich made with Italian bread, usually toasted panini
Trim something by cutting away the outer edges pare
Scoop fruit of vegetables in ball shape parisienne scoop
A smooth creamy substance made of liquidized or crushed fruits or vegetables puree
a mixture of fat and flour used in making sauces roux
General purpose knife for slicing, dicing, and mincing santoku knife
Fried quickly in a little amount of hot fat saute
A straight sided pan sautoir pan
Milk at the point before boiling scald
Cooking at a high temperature until caramelized crust forms sear
Teeth on the blades so it won't squish the ripe fruits serrated knife
When you put hot food under ice water to stop cooking process shocking
Remove the top fat layer from liquids skim
A thickening mixture that is made up of equal parts flour and water slurry
When the food is vacuum packed, emerged in water bath and cooked at a constant temperature sous vide
The combination of solid food ingredients that have been cooked in liquid soup in restaurant gravy stew
A strained liquid that results from simmering meat and is used for soups or sauces stock
A gentle heating of vegetables in little oil or butter sweat
A ring shaped pasta tortellini
A seven sided football like shapes tourne cut
This small knife, similar to a paring knife, has a curved blade to make cutting the curved surfaces of tournéed vegetables easier tourne knife
to make fast with skewers, thread, or the like, as the wings or legs of a fowl in preparation for cooking trussing
To beat food with a whisk or mixer to incorporate air and produce volume whip