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Pastiness

 

the initial stage of edema of the subcutaneous tissue, when the normally visible contours of bones and muscles are smoothed over, but when pressing the skin with a finger leaves no indentation.

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Many of the ingredients used by Cousin Jack's Pasty Co.
5 BRUSH the pastry border with a little beaten egg, then close the lid of the pasty, making sure that the edges meet.
5 BRUSH the pastry border with a little beaten egg, 5 with a little beaten egg, 5 then close the lid of the pasty, making sure that the edges meet.
THE Cornish pasty will be safe from international impostors if a proposed EU free trade agreement with America goes ahead.
EX-England football star Danny Mills has become a pasty baron.
Complementing the traditional steak pasty will be minted lamb and Cornish yoghurt, three Cornish cheeses and spicy three bean varieties.
And Mrs Phyllis Mellor is credited with introducing a British delicacy to the town - the Cornish pasty.
AREGIONAL favourite - the humble pasty - has made the culinary journey to Mexico.
The adopted Cornish and Welsh pasty has come to be identified with this blue-collar Montana city as much as native son Evel Knievel and the Berkeley Pit, the abandoned open-pit mine that once killed a flock of 342 migrating snow geese that landed in its toxic waters.
It was filled with roughly 74 different varieties of pasty.
Cooray, who is a full-time employee of Greggs The Bakers in Buckinghamshire, trains for his marathon dash by running 17 miles to and from his work every day, and eating a pasty when he gets there.
LEADING pasty and pie producers in Wales have welcomed the UK Government's U-turn on increasing the rate of VAT on some of the country's best selling food products.