Definition of Sour cream

1. Noun. Artificially soured light cream.

Exact synonyms: Soured Cream
Generic synonyms: Cream



Definition of Sour cream

1. Noun. Cream which has been treated with a benign bacterium to turn it slightly sour. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sour Cream

soupmakers
soups
soupspoon
soupspoonful
soupspoonfuls
soupspoons
soupy
souq
souqs
sour
sour-gum family
sour bread
sour cherries
sour cherry
sour cherry tree
sour cream (current term)
sour dock
sour fig
sour gourd
sour grapes
sour gum
sour krout
sour mash
sour mash whiskey
sour note
sour orange
sour puss
sour pusses
sour salt

Literary usage of Sour cream

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1. Principles and Practice of Butter-making: A Treatise on the Chemical and by George Lewis McKay (1908)
"Churning Mixed, Sweet, and sour cream.—When two lots of cream are to be churned, ... If the two lots of cream are mixed together, the sour cream churns more ..."

2. Microbiology: A Text-book of Microörganisms, General and Applied by Charles E. Marshall (1921)
"... it undergoes decomposition changes, especially the^ then "hcs" it is made from raw cream. SOUR-CREAM BUTTER.—If the cream is allowed to undergo the acid ..."

3. Microbiology: A Text-book of Microörganisms, General and Applied by Charles Edward Marshall (1911)
"... SOUR-CREAM BUTTER.—If the cream is allowed to undergo the acid fermentation, the butter will differ markedly both in degree and kind of flavor from that ..."

4. Domestic Animals, History and Description of the Horse, Mule, Cattle, Sheep by Richard Lamb Allen (1856)
"sour cream. Cream, for the purpose of churning, is usually allowed to ... This sour cream is put into the churn, and worked in the usual way until the ..."

5. An Encyclopædia of Agriculture: Comprising the Theory and Practice of the by John Claudius Loudon (1831)
"It is eaten with sugar ?sa supper dish, and in great repute in the north. 710(1 sour cream ; cream allowed to stand in a vat till it becomes sour, ..."

6. Dr. Chase's Recipes: Or, Information for Everybody; an Invaluable Collection by Alvin Wood Chase, William Wesley Cook (1920)
"sour cream.—Cream for the purpose of churning is usually allowed to become sour. ... This sour cream is put into the churn and worked in the usual way till ..."

7. Dairy Technology: A Treatise on the City Milk Supply, Milk as a Food, Ice by Christian Larsen, William M. White (1913)
"Moscow sour cream.—This product is made from cream that has undergone a good ... This sour cream is thick and solid. It may be cut with a knife like butter. ..."

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