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buttery

1. a room for storing foods or wines
2. Brit (in some universities) a room in which food is supplied or sold to students

buttery

1. Pantry or wine cellar; formerly a medieval storeroom for provisions (originally bouteillerie).
2. (Brit.) Dispensary of provisions, esp. food and drink, to college students.
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Then we put it against a mellow, rounded Double Gloucester, where the creamy finish was matched by the butteriness on the Chablis.
The variations of fruitiness, butteriness, hints of ginger, toffee, iodine, heather and such are discussed at length in these tastings, the latest of which took place Tuesday evening with brand ambassador Jim Cryle on hand from Longmorn in Scotland representing Chivas Brothers the Century of Malts, the latest of the ultra-premium blended scotches to be introduced in the United States.
Her lemon shortbread lacked butteriness and had hardly any lemon flavour.
Jerome insists I taste all my food during each step for acidity (too much brandy or wine), saltiness (why you don't add salt to this recipe) and butteriness.
The asparagus spears weren't hugely flavoursome but the sauce was masterful, its hint of vinaigrette cutting through the butteriness.
The liberal butteriness, although adding intensity and richness, tended to leave an impression of oily weight which slightly overbalanced the freshness of the fish and vegetables.