bread basket

bread basket

an agricultural area, such as the U.S. Midwest, that provides large amounts of food to other areas. [Am. Hist.: Misc.]
See: Farming
References in periodicals archive ?
Paul & Gilbert Kitchen is the sister company of Bread Basket, owned by Gilbert and Paul Delagnes and has been impressing customers with rich and delicious desserts for over two decades.
The idea that Africa has the potential to become the world's bread basket if it does the right things, is the logic behind the Bank's High 5 priorities - Light up and power Africa, Feed Africa, Integrate Africa, Industrialize Africa, and Improve the quality of life for the people of Africa.
THE bread basket abuse has to stop, says Mr Millward.
The city is in the heart of Argentina's bread basket but drug trafficking in the region has grown in recent years and the homicide rate has soared.
com HANDCRAFTED from cotton, THIS graphic print bread basket is bang on trend.
Passengers who opt for the Asian menus are also offered a snack, bread basket and dessert from the standard menu.
Berber bread basket, PS38, Postcards Home Ltd This bright and beautiful basket is a great serving container for warmed rolls.
FOR many of us, summer is all about lighter meals and being a bit more streamlined - and a third of Brits (33%) say they're hoping to be more nutritionally savvy this summer by doing things such as avoiding rich or heavy food (36%), skipping the starter or dessert (28%), drinking only water instead of alcohol (23%), keeping away from the bread basket (23%), swapping chips for veg or side salad (18%), and ditching dressings (17%).
Deconstruct the dish: Ask for sauces and dressings on the side, or substitute more nutritious side items in place of the buttery mashed potatoes or double-loaded mac and cheese," states Freirich, "Also, make temptations and calories disappear by asking the waiter to skip the bread basket, and place half of your entree in a take-home container at the very beginning of the meal.
Anything that isn't on a menu at a chain restaurant, such as a bread basket or drinks at the bar.
Leslie Ramsammy said after many troubling years, Guyana now has the potential to again emerge as the bread basket of the Caribbean.
Meanwhile, on the date itself 74 percent of women say they would avoid the bread basket and carb dishes at dinner on the big night, to ensure their tummy is as flat as possible.