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You may grill the paws, fricassee the shoulders, and roast the rest.

Oh, tell the cook to make it into a fricassee, and be sure it is well flavoured.

You seemed particularly to enjoy a fricassee of the rats of Loo Choo.

Pour the fricassee into the dish, and garnish with the fried pieces.

On the left is a fricassee of snails, fed, or rather purged, with milk.

A few green peas may be served on each plate with the fricassee.

The Fricassee will be greatly improved by some mushrooms stewed with the fowl.

With fricassee of chicken, dumplings or boiled and baked onions.

If you had been cooked then, you would have been only an omelet; now you may be a fricassee.

The flames began to singe the dog and cat, and fricassee the chicken.

WORD ORIGIN

1560s, from Middle French fricassée, fem. past participle of fricasser "mince and cook in sauce" (15c.), of uncertain origin, perhaps related to or compounded from Middle French frire "to fry" (see fry (v.)) and casser, quasser "break, cut up." As a verb, from 1650s.

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