a metal container of moderate depth, usually having a long handle and sometimes a cover, for stewing, boiling, etc.
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How to use saucepan in a sentence
In a small saucepan over low heat, warm the milk, chocolate, vanilla and salt, whisking until the chocolate has melted and the mixture is smooth and uniform.Boozy hot chocolate recaptures the magic of a childhood snow day with a grown-up twist | M. Carrie Allan | February 5, 2021 | Washington Post
To Make the Lemonade Add all ingredients except the lemon juice to a saucepan and bring to a boil over high heat, stirring frequently.4 Hot Cocktail Recipes to Save Your Winter Social Life | AC Shilton | December 17, 2020 | Outside Online
In a small saucepan over medium-high heat, melt the remaining 2 tablespoons ghee.How to make dal makhani, the most luxurious and creamy dal of all | Joe Yonan | November 20, 2020 | Washington Post
In a medium saucepan over medium heat, whisk together the milk and flour until the flour is dissolved.This decadent quinoa bake is a clever way to reinvent leftover Thanksgiving vegetables | Ellie Krieger | November 19, 2020 | Washington Post
While the salmon is baking, reduce the leftover marinade in a saucepan over medium heat until it has thickened.Ease into Winter with Backcountry-Approved Comfort Food | Christina Bernstein | November 12, 2020 | Outside Online
In a small saucepan, combine the yogurt, cream, and vadouvan spice and bring to a simmer.
Put the miso sauce in a small saucepan, place over low heat, and stir to heat through; season with crushed black pepper to taste.
Fill one-third of a large saucepan with canola oil and heat to 375°F (190°C).
For the Vadouvan Jus Heat the olive oil in a medium saucepan over high heat.
When the vegetables are cooked and bright green, remove the saucepan from the heat.
Make a lather of white soap and cold water, and put it into a saucepan.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
Soap the gloves or stockings well, put them in, and set the saucepan over the fire.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
William, who was washing a saucepan, looked up and begged me sarcastically to accept the cordon bleu.In Search of the Unknown | Robert W. Chambers
With this permission the sugar and molasses were soon simmering in a saucepan, sending forth a pleasant fragrance.The Story of the Big Front Door | Mary Finley Leonard
He soon procured a piece of salt beef and some potatoes, which he put into the saucepan, and then returned on deck.Masterman Ready | Captain Frederick Marryat
British Dictionary definitions for saucepan
a metal or enamel pan with a long handle and often a lid, used for cooking food
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