Make a gravy or sauce by adding liquid to the cooking juices and food particles in (a pan in which meat has been cooked): deglaze the pan with the white wine
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- He says he made a little talapia with a tomatillo sauce, deglazed the pan with a little Mexican beer, hit it with some cilantro and and a little jalapeno in there.
- Use herb vinegar in salad dressings, marinades, or to deglaze pans.
- Take the excess oil out of the skillet and deglaze the pan with red wine.
Late 19th century: from French déglacer.
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