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perry

alcoholic drink made of pears, similar in taste to cider

Perry

1. Fred(erick John). 1909--95, English tennis and table-tennis player; world singles table-tennis champion (1929); Wimbledon singles champion (1934--36)
2. Grayson. born 1960, British potter. A transvestite, he won the Turner Prize (2003).
3. Matthew Calbraith. 1794--1858, US naval officer, who led a naval expedition to Japan that obtained a treaty (1854) opening up Japan to western trade
4. his brother, Oliver Hazard. 1785--1819, US naval officer. His defeat of a British squadron on Lake Erie (1813) was the turning point in the War of 1812, leading to the recapture of Detroit

perry

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(meteorology)
In England, a sudden, heavy fall of rain; a squall, sometimes referred to as “half a gale.”
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There was also a good serving of the pear cider gravy to soak up the mash, which was soft and creamy.
After travelling to Gloucestershire for expert advice on making pear cider, he undergoes a crash course in professional free diving and takes to the open sea to find scallops.
So much pear, it's like a pear cider blended with beer, but it doesn't go anywhere," Phil added.
The industry covers the production of cider from cider apples and other ingredients, pear cider and ciders flavoured with other fruits.
Three bottled ciders are also available: Spire Mountain Cider and Pear Cider from Washington State, and Stella Artois Cidre (priced $3.
Two ciders - Taffy Apples Cider and Pear Cider - and also Magic Lagyr, which was named Best Lager by Tesco, join them.
It looked like she had been drinking it, maybe pear cider or maybe a wine bottle.
A bold, spicy red-headed pear cider infused with Natural Ginger extract, Blackcurrant juice and organic honey.
It is light and bursting with flavour and the pear cider adds an extra zing to the berry mixture.
He receives advice on making pear cider and takes to the open sea to find scallops.