The substance of that knight's alleged travels in India and Cathay is stolen from Odoric, though amplified with fables from other sources and from his own invention, and garnished with his own unusually clear astronomical notions.
Both the aspersions which these poets cast on her character and the embellishments with which they garnished her life passed for centuries as undoubted history.
All the boudoirs of that generation were garnished with divans; they even spread to coffee-houses, which were sometimes known as "divans" or "Turkish divans"; and a "cigar divan" remains a familiar expression.
The lower edge and the sleeves are usually garnished with lace, lined with violet or red silk in the case of prelates, or - more rarely - with embroidered borders.
Serve in a bowl, garnished with the chopped green onions.
It is often garnished with fried green peppers (bell peppers) and shredded onions.
The gift, mentioned by Anastasius (in Sylv.), made by Constantine to the Vatican basilica, of a pharum of gold, garnished with Soo dolphins each holding a lamp, to burn before St Peter's tomb, points also to a custom well established before Christianity became the state religion.
poached in white wine served with Hollandaise Sauce and garnished with whole prawns.
Serve your beverage garnished with a twist of lemon peel or a couple of berries on a cocktail toothpick.
These days, cobblers are often mixed with any type of spirit and garnished with fresh fruit and mint.
Gin, vodka or light rum and tonic water is a top choice, easily garnished with a lime wedge.
Also, potato soup can be garnished with a dollop of sour cream, shredded cheese, parsley, or croutons--the choice is yours.
Serve immediately, garnished with the basil and tomato slices.
Soups may also be garnished with cubes of bread or puff paste buttered and browned in the oven or fried in deep fat.
Corn, black beans, and shredded cheddar cheese - This Tex-Mex-inspired wheatberry salad can be garnished with salad and sour cream and served cold or warm.
If you love lemon, you might even want to go with a lemon cake that's filled with lemon curd, frosted with lemon buttercream and garnished with fresh raspberries and mint leaves.
Decorated wreaths are garnished with accents to really bring out the holiday theme.
For example, the preview to Snakes on a Plane garnished much buzz about the film.
Kelley Blue Book also garnished the Odyssey with the best minivan resale value for 2009.
Stir in the chopped coriander and serve garnished with coriander sprigs and with freshly cooked rice.
Serve the soup hot or cold and garnished with asparagus tips and lightly crushed pink peppercorns.
Cheese would be a good starting point, or perhaps bread garnished with butter.
Simple, basic, and delicious, a turkey sandwich, garnished with mustard, lettuce, and tomato and served on whole wheat bread with a side of grapes and yogurt makes a fantastic work week lunch.
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