Definition of Shrimp butter

1. Noun. Butter blended with chopped shrimp or seasoned with essence from shrimp shells.

Generic synonyms: Paste, Spread



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shrimp Butter

shriking
shrill
shrilled
shriller
shrillest
shrillier
shrilling
shrilling(a)
shrillness
shrillnesses
shrills
shrilly
shrimp
shrimp-fish
shrimp Newburg
shrimp butter (current term)
shrimp cocktail
shrimp sauce
shrimpboat
shrimpboats
shrimpburger
shrimpburgers
shrimped
shrimper
shrimperies
shrimpers
shrimpery
shrimpfish
shrimpier
shrimpiest

Literary usage of Shrimp butter

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1. Fish by S. Beaty-Pownall (1903)
"Crayfish and shrimp butter may be made in the same way ; but for shrimp butter most cooks prefer to use the shrimps whole, shells and all, pounding them ..."

2. Salads, Sandwiches, and Savouries by S. Beaty-Pownall (1905)
"Lobster, prawn, or shrimp butter is made in the same way ... For prawn or shrimp butter use about a pint of shelled shrimps, or an equivalent amount of ..."

3. The "Queen" Cookery Books by S. Beaty-Pownall (1903)
"Crayfish and shrimp butter may be made in the same way; but for shrimp butter most cooks prefer to use the shrimps whole, shells and all, pounding them with ..."

4. The Chafing-dish: Together with Directions for the Preparation of Sandwiches by Alice Louise James (1912)
"Sardines may have shrimp-butter spread on the bread and the sardines added, ... To make the shrimp-butter pound the shrimps in a mortar with salt and ..."

5. Miss Parloa's Kitchen Companion: A Guide for All who Would be Good Housekeepers by Maria Parloa (1887)
"shrimp butter. Use five table-spoonfuls of butter, one dozen shrimp, the shells of the shrimp, and a grain of cayenne. ..."

6. The Steward's Handbook and Guide to Party Catering by Jessup Whitehead (1903)
"SHRIMP AND ASPARAGUS SAUCE—Butter sauce with shrimp butter, shrimps and asparagus points. SICILIENNE- Fried onions in rings in espagnole and marsala wine. ..."

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