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cheesecloth

a loosely woven cotton cloth formerly used only for wrapping cheese

cheesecloth

[′chēz‚klȯth]
(textiles)
A very loosely woven, thin, lightweight cotton fabric; used in unfinished (gray) form for covering tobacco plants and for making tea bags and wiping cloths; the finished form is used for curtains, bedspreads, and such.
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Loosely-woven cotton cheesecloth, found in the household section of the grocery store, impedes shine or imprints caused by pressing.
Line a large strainer with a double layer of cheesecloth, then set it in a large bowl.
Other key pieces from the high street brand include a white cheesecloth beaded maxi dress, a cheesecloth beaded jacket and a cream long-sleeve lace shrug.
salt, more to taste if necessary 4-5 quarts filtered water 1 small piece cheesecloth 2-3 pears, diced 1 Tbsp.
Pour your unsalted tomato juice into the cheesecloth and observe how much liquid is dripping out from the bottom.
Cheese is delivered in a variety of forms such as rounds wrapped in cheesecloth or in wooden boxes and are unpacked.
Alternatively, spice them up by adding whole cloves, allspice and cinnamon sticks (in a cheesecloth bag) and cook on a medium heat for about ten minutes.
I was ready to toss it, there was nothing to lose, so in desperation I applied cheesecloth and more paint to obscure what was there.
1 medium-size glass jar (example: a spaghetti sauce or a jam jar) * ruler * 1 sheet of black construction paper * pencil * scissors * clear tape * 1 piece of cheesecloth * hot water * timer * 1 thick rubber band * 1 tray of ice cubes
These cheesecloth wipes are certified 100% pure cotton of reagent-grade quality and purity.
If oil or lube accidentally get on the teflon wear plate, clean it with cheesecloth and wash the plate with soap and water before it deteriorates.
If I have tea that is more than 6 months old in my cabinet at home, I place it in a cheesecloth, tie it with string, and bathe in it," Campbell says.