applesauce applesauce  /ˈæ pəl ˌsɔs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) puree of stewed apples usually sweetened and spiced
  2. (n) nonsensical talk or writing

Usage(s):

  1. Ever since John Glenn ate a tube of applesauce in 1962, scientists have been trying to come up with space-friendly meals that taste good.
  2. When Obama visited Jerusalem in July, McCain was dealing with an applesauce spill in a Pennsylvania supermarket.
  3. The food bank's offerings include applesauce, one of her 21-month-old's favorites.

News

  1. Lindsay Landis: Fall means applesauce

    Ramp up your homemade applesauce with gorgeous labels. / Lindsay Landis / Love & Olive Oil ABOUT Lindsay Landis is a graphic designer by day and a food blogger by night.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  2. Wine & Dine: Banana Cake with cream cheese frosting and toasted coconut

    Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Toasted Coconut Serves 8 - 10 Ingredients: 2 1/3 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup granulated sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons Clabber Girl Baking Powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 2/3 cups mashed bananas (about 3) 3 eggs 2/3 cup buttermilk 2/3 cup unsweetened applesauce 1/2 cup nuts, chopped (optional) Cream Cheese Frosting: 1 (8 oz.) package cream ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WWTI Watertown

Quotes

  1. "The whole family enjoys the applesauce and the snack cups make a convenient treat in the boy's lunchbox. My kids especially like to dip whole wheat toast into Tree Top's cinnamon applesauce," says Hart.
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Melissa Joan Hart Source: Beaches Leader

  2. However, as Will Rogers said in 1924, "All politics is applesauce."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Will Rogers Source: Brisbane Times

  3. "It was like warm applesauce," Richardson said. "It was the nastiest feeling, but it was fun because it was with the kids."
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Jason Richardson Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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