With only a few degrees' difference between when a custard is as thick as it can get and when it curdles
, the faster the heat is climbing the more difficult it is to stop at the optimum point.
The movie curdles
on its own self-consciousness, giving a bad name to kitsch.
Unlike heavy cream or sour cream, it never separates or curdles
when heated or blended with wine or acidic ingredients.
Like milk left out in the midday sun, judgment curdles
when exposed to the heat of emotions, according to folk wisdom.
In the thicket, feather and fur seek shelter, as helter-skelter curdles
Poor Lorne has one tone to her voice - a high-pitched drone that seeps into your ears and curdles
He has, as so many who have met him readily testify, the sort of charm that curdles
milk" - Political commentator Simon Heffer on Schools Secretary Ed Balls.
Ozon takes identifiably human behavior and pushes it to the brink, forcing us to question at what point a usually transient period of denial curdles
Whenever I cook steak au poivre vert, the cream and brandy always curdles
QWhen I cook Steak au Poivre Vert the cream and brandy always curdles
Therein lies the hubris that curdles
this book's real accomplishments.
Unlike the Audrey Hepburn waif, who is always already a supermodel waiting to be discovered, the Liza waif exposes the repressed underbelly of the gamine, when winsome vulnerability curdles
into a needy bad object to be avoided at all cost.