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flan

a piece of metal ready to receive the die or stamp in the production of coins; shaped blank; planchet

flan

[flan]
(meteorology)
In Scotland, a sudden gust or squall of wind from land.
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Pour flan mixture into mold; cover tightly with foil.
Trim the pastry around the edges and remove flan ring.
I use shallots and garlic in the flan itself and then use more shallots and a generous amount of chives in the accompanying sauce.
Red Pepper Flan with Bean Salad Crisp Breadsticks Mineral Water with Lemon Slices Chocolate Brownies
Tiswas Reunited, due to air in the spring, will recall the show's Saturday-morning heyday of Compost Corner, The Cage and the Phantom Flan Flinger.
We took part in several Tiswas shows and had the unfortunate pleasure of meeting the Phantom Flan Flinger on several occasions.
The flan flinger, protesting against Tory attacks on asylum seekers, was later charged with assault.
Fold the egg and the chocolate mixes together and then pour the mixture into the flan.
2 Press the mixture into a 20cm loose-bottomed flan ring (middle picture) and bake in a pre-heated oven (180C/Gas Mark 4) for 10 mins.
Flan, who is known as the godmother of topless models, hopes the 15- month-old tot will follow in her footsteps.
When cool, hard, and crushed to a fine powder, this caramel gives glowing color, intense flavor, and velvety texture to ice cream, flan, and mousse.