[ UK /ˈɔːlspa‍ɪs/ ]
[ US /ˈɔɫˌspaɪs/ ]
  1. deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States
  2. ground dried berrylike fruit of a West Indian allspice tree; suggesting combined flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg and cloves
  3. aromatic West Indian tree that produces allspice berries
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How To Use allspice In A Sentence

  • The huge evergreen family includes botanicals such as European mistletoe, rosemary, cloves, allspice and holly, as well as conifers, including pines, cedars and cypress.
  • To make the marinade, lightly crush the coriander, allspice and chilli using a pestle and mortar.
  • -- The odoriferous principle of allspice, commonly called pimento, is obtained by distilling the dried fruit, before it is quite ripe, of the _Eugenia pimenta_ and _Myrtus pimenta_ with water. The Art of Perfumery And Methods of Obtaining the Odors of Plants
  • While working on the dates, I boiled down the wine with honey and spices - whole black peppercorns, allspice, clove, cinnamon, and a bay leaf, along with grated zest of orange.
  • Pour in a little more oil if necessary, then stir in the onions, cumin, coriander seeds and allspice.
  • The fact that savory sorts of spices - cardamom, cinnamon, allspice or nutmeg - have taken on sweet rather than savory connotations is hopeful.
  • For the curry oil, in a medium bowl, mix together the cinnamon turmeric, cardamom, cayenne pepper, allspice, white pepper, and cloves anti set aside.
  • It is a mix of celery salt, mustard, red pepper, black pepper, bay leaves, cloves, allspice, ginger, mace, cardamom, cinnamon and paprika, very well balanced and somewhat spicy when you taste it as is.
  • Seasonings used in both types include allspice, anise, garlic, and peppers of different kinds.
  • Chilate de maíz, a corn porridge, is flavored with ginger and allspice and served with sweet bread. Culinary travel in the Mixteca Poblana: The avocado route
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