Definition of 'ladle'
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Add the lime juice and ladle into bowls. The Sun (2016)To serve, ladle soup into bowls and top with a drizzle of olive oil and a few drops of lemon juice. The Sun (2017)Stir until syrupy then add 1 ladle hot stock, stirring until absorbed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Continue to stir constantly over a low heat and add a ladle at a time of hot stock, adding another as the rice absorbs it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When sticky, add hot stock one ladle at a time, stirring until absorbed and the rice creamy with a bite at the centre. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When sticky, add hot stock a ladle at a time, stirring until it is absorbed and the rice is creamy with a bite at the centre. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Use teaspoon to ladle cheese over each serving. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Blend the soup until smooth and ladle into bowls. The Sun (2015) Add your first ladle of hot stock and a good pinch of salt. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Use the back of a wooden spoon or small ladle to push it through. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Mix the sauce ingredients and ladle over the pudding. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Use a small ladle that holds about three tablespoons of batter. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Add a ladle of the warm milk and whisk again until smooth. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Add the clams with a ladle of sauce from the beans. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Add a ladle of stock at a time to the rice and stir until the liquid has been absorbed. The Sun (2015)Serve this chilled super soup in a glass bowl with a ladle and little cups the way you would a punch. The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)Continue a ladle at a time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)To serve, ladle the soup into bowls and sprinkle over the apple and chestnut granola. Times, Sunday Times (2012)To serve, ladle the soup into a large bowl and sprinkle the chopped coriander over it. The Sun (2014)Using a ladle, spoon the chutney into the jars. The Sun (2013)To serve, ladle into warmed bowls and top with the potato scones. The Sun (2015)Check the seasoning, stir in half the coriander and ladle the soup into bowls. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Stir the parsley in to the stew, ladle into bowls and sprinkle with extra chopped parsley. The Sun (2015)Then add another ladle of stock and beetroot, and again stir until absorbed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Carefully ladle the soup into four bowls and drizzle each bowl with mint oil, below. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Stir in the lemon juice and zest, season and ladle into bowls. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Once the rice has absorbed the liquid add the next ladle, stirring all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Add lime juice to taste, then ladle the soup into bowls. The Sun (2012)Add the stock, a ladle at a time, stirring gently. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Add simmering milk, a ladle at a time, and stir to a sauce. The Sun (2010)Add the bay leaves and gradually whisk in all the warm milk, a ladle at a time, until smooth. The Sun (2015)
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Translations for 'ladle'
British English: ladle /ˈleɪdl/ NOUN
A ladle is a large, round, deep spoon with a long handle, used for serving soup, stew, or sauce.
- American English: ladle
- Arabic: مَغْرَفَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: concha utensílio de cozinha
- Chinese: 杓子
- Croatian: zaimača
- Czech: naběračka
- Danish: øseske
- Dutch: soeplepel
- European Spanish: cucharón
- Finnish: kauha
- French: louche
- German: Schöpflöffel
- Greek: κουτάλα
- Italian: mestolo
- Japanese: お玉
- Korean: 국자
- Norwegian: øse
- Polish: chochla
- European Portuguese: concha
- Romanian: polonic
- Russian: половник
- Spanish: cucharón
- Swedish: slev
- Thai: ทัพพี
- Turkish: kepçe mutfak
- Ukrainian: ополоник
- Vietnamese: muỗng
Definition of ladle from the Collins English Dictionary
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