Origin of yolk
Examples from the Web for yolk
Contemporary Examples of yolk
Add the eggs, yolk, crème fraîche, and vanilla paste and whisk until smooth.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook
October 15, 2013
Separate an egg and season the yolk with grated long pepper.Fresh Picks
July 6, 2010
And while the yolk is a combination of fat and protein, the white is entirely protein.Julia Child's Master Class
August 4, 2009
Historical Examples of yolk
Separate the egg, beat the yolk, and mix it with the potato.
(b) Explain how the yolk and the white of an egg may be separated.
Beat in the yolk, add pepper, salt, and cayenne; and stir in the cheese.
Remove it from the fire, and when cooled a little, stir in the yolk of the egg.
Add the grated cheese and seasoning, and mix with the yolk of egg.
Word Origin for yolk
Old English geolca, geoloca "yolk," literally "the yellow part," from geolu "yellow" (see yellow). Formerly also spelled yelk.