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Chanty said the Youngkins are not registered to vote at the Hickory precinct, making the teen’s effort to cast a ballot there even more peculiar.Virginia Gov.-elect Youngkin’s underaged son tried to vote in Tuesday’s election, elections officials said|Antonio Olivo|November 5, 2021|Washington Post
Once the fog disappears, you’re left with a stack of hickory-kissed ribs, meaty and tender if sweeter than I like.Count on crisp and juicy fried chicken at the bustling new Yardbird in D.C.|Tom Sietsema|June 25, 2021|Washington Post
Hickory is a common smoky flavor profile in barbecue, and many sauces achieve that flavor by using liquid smoke, which is created by burning hickory at high temperatures to make smoke that’s then collected and transformed.
After all, each halibut, hickory tree, or human being appears to be distinct and fixed in time—or at least identifiable as this object, this creature, this person.Over Time, Buddhism and Science Agree - Issue 94: Evolving|David P. Barash|December 23, 2020|Nautilus
Pecan is a southern species of hickory with a flavor that resembles most other hickory nuts.
Outside, oak and hickory and pecan trees dotted the rolling grassland.
Salmon, tuna, sturgeon, mussels, oysters, and sable are marinated and smoked using hickory and alder wood.Become a Fried Seafood Believer at South Beach Market|Jane & Michael Stern|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bill Kristol's comparison of the Alaskan governor to Old Hickory doesn't fly.
Of course he was contemplating the application of a "two year old hickory," as he went on at the rate of two forty.
There was a quiet, cynical smile on his face as he sat there beating a tattoo on his leggings with a hickory twig.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Coal is best, but hickory saplings, chopped about two feet long, make a good steaming heat.
Holding out his hand, white as a woman's, a diamond flashed on the ring-finger as large as a hickory nut.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
Without a word, Jim's right hand crept stealthily inside his hickory shirt, where a button was missing.The Shepherd of the Hills|Harold Bell Wright