adjective, sour·er, sour·est.
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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A kind of pizza with sour cream, bacon, caramelized onions and a strong cheese on top of it.
Monday Gin’s Zero Alcohol Gin offers a familiar base of juniper with citrus and spice botanicals that stands up excellently in a lemon-grenadine gin sour or in a Negroni made with Proteau’s vermouth-style Ludlow Red in lieu of Campari.Keep dry January going all year with these cutting-edge non-alcoholic cocktails|By Dan Q. Dao/Saveur|February 2, 2021|Popular Science
As much as everybody around William regards him as a royal ass, we — his intimate confessors — know that he’s a hopeless romantic, hurt and confused, baffled that love can turn sour so quickly.Ethan Hawke turns his acting experience — and past infidelities — into brilliant fiction|Ron Charles|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
If you somehow tick all those boxes in 2021, go for it with an included recipe for vodka cocktails topped with bracingly sour sea buckthorn juice.Take a culinary journey with these new travel-inspired cookbooks|Jen Rose Smith|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
Butter, heavy cream, cheese, sour cream, creme fraiche and yogurt are all great dairy contenders.Potatoes aren’t the only vegetables you should be mashing|Aaron Hutcherson|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
The proper sourness is indicated by the formation of a stiff brat upon the surface which has become uneven.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
The amount of lemon juice depends, of course, on the sourness of the apples.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4|Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
A ruffle of sourness shot over the features of the earl, and was noticed by both eager betters, who exchanged a glance.The Amazing Marriage, Complete|George Meredith
It is a rule never to use pearlash for Indian, unless to correct the sourness of milk; it injures the flavor of the meal.The American Frugal Housewife|Lydia M. Child
He had no sympathy with a flippant cheerfulness: upon the surface was sourness, discontent, displeasure, ill-will.My Recollections of Lord Byron|Teresa Guiccioli