Sentence Examples


  • Loaded with pastry, he was soon headed off to the park with his typical youthful enthusiasm.
  • Although the offerings at the festival were bloodless, the ceremony of the presentation of the airapxai was probably accompanied by animal sacrifice (Farnell, Foucart); Mommsen, however, considers the offerings to have been pastry imitations.
  • Its main use in England was to colour pastry and confectionery, and it is still used for this purpose in some parts of the country (notably Cornwall).
  • Banbury cakes, consisting of a case of pastry containing a mixture of currants, have a reputation of three centuries' standing.
  • Mexico City (1828), among them that of a French baker, gave a basis for the foreign claims which, ten years later, caused the " Pastry War " with France.

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