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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

[′per·ē]
(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.
We give them a glass of sparkling wine in a champagne flute or small glass of pear cider.
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.
WE HAVE teamed up with Magners Pear Cider for a night of laughs with some of the UK's best comedians at an invite only gig at The Glee Club, Birmingham, on November 18.
As well as eating and cooking with pears he would like to enjoy them brewed into alcohol - or perry, as pear cider is known.
Having established that Perry is an alcoholic drink made from Perry pears, and that it is a sackable offence to confuse it with pear cider, we were shown the delights and pleasant smells of the production process that has remained relatively unchanged over the centuries.
So much pear, it's like a pear cider blended with beer, but it doesn't go anywhere," Phil added.
Another couple of options were also unavailable so I plumped for pork fillet with wholegrain mash and caramelised apples and pear cider cream.
Pear Armagnac 1 part Armagnac, chilled 1 part pear cider 1 part pear sorbet (or pear juice ice cubes) toasted walnuts walnut oil
The industry covers the production of cider from cider apples and other ingredients, pear cider and ciders flavoured with other fruits.