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fish kettle Line breaks: fish ket¦tle

Definition of fish kettle in English:

noun

An oval pan for cooking a whole fish.
Example sentences
  • My mother-in-law's recipe for eating them cold is simple: put the fish in a fish kettle and cover the whole with cold water.
  • I usually buy a whole salmon as I have a fish kettle.
  • Put it in a fish kettle, cover with water and boil slowly for half an hour.

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