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trea·cle

(trē'kĕl),
1. Molasses, a viscid syrup that drains from sugar-refining molds.
See also: theriaca.
2. A saccharine fluid.
See also: theriaca.
3. Formerly, a remedy for poison, hence any effective remedy.
See also: theriaca.
4. A possible nucleolar-cytoplasmic transporter protein encoded by the gene responsible for Treacher-Collins syndrome.
[M.E. triacle, antidote, fr. L. theriaca, antidote to snake bite, fr. G. thēriakos, pertaining to wild beasts]

treacle

(trē′kəl)
n.
A medicinal compound formerly used as an antidote for poison.
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While the chicken is cooking, make the salad dressing by mixing together the Lyle's Black Treacle with the olive oil, lemon juice and mustard in a salad bowl.
Black Treacle was winning on his third try but Declamation was winning for the second time, his previous success having been in a maiden on the track in May.
Gradually beat in the eggs, then the vanilla extract, followed by the espresso and black treacle.
2kg pork belly (skinned) 1 tin chopped tomatoes 50ml Soy sauce 2tbsp tomato puree 2tbsp tomato ketchup 2tbsp black treacle 2tbsp demerara sugar 2 cloves of garlic 2 star anise 1 inch piece of fresh ginger 500ml chicken stock 1 tbsp of cornflour Salt and white pepper Method Place the pork belly in an oven proof dish season with salt and pepper.
She prepares a slowcooked black treacle ham to replace the traditional turkey as the party centrepiece, paired with a refreshingly bright medley of sweet and sour vegetable slaw.
She prepares a slow-cooked black treacle ham to replace the traditional turkey as the party centrepiece, paired with a refreshingly bright medley of sweet and sour vegetable slaw.
Rather than the traditional bird, there's an oh-so-slow cooked black treacle ham taking pride of place at her Christmas Eve supper.
DARK JAMAICAN GINGERBREAD | Ingredients: | 175g plain flour, sifted | 1tbsp ground ginger | 1tsp ground cinnamon | 1/4 nutmeg, grated | 1/2tsp bicarbonate of soda | 2tbsp milk | 75g black treacle | 75g golden syrup | 75g dark brown soft sugar | 75g block butter | 1 large egg, lightly beaten | Method: Pre-heat the oven to 170degC, gas mark 3.
It has a gorgeous shiny black look to it as it's made with black treacle as well as butter and sugar.
Only emergency service vehicles were allowed on the local roads, which were like liquid black treacle.
Slight aroma of coffee and black treacle with just a hint of banana.