browned breadcrumbs for coating fish and other foods before frying, baking, etc
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How to use raspings in a sentence
Strew a thick coating of bread-raspings on the fish, and bake it for an hour and a half at rather moderate heat.A Plain Cookery Book for the Working Classes | Charles Elm Francatelli
This is employed under the form of shavings, raspings, and sawdust, in decoctions only.
This is done by simply rasping down the potatoes over a seirce, and passing a current of water over the raspings.
Shake some bright-coloured bread raspings over this spot without letting them fall on the red tomato.Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery | A. G. Payne
In the hollow place a little chopped parsley and light-coloured bread-raspings soaked in olive oil.Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery | A. G. Payne