ketchup

Part of speech:

Same as CATCHUP.

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Usage examples "ketchup":

  1. Boil the shalots with the vinegar, ketchup, and anchovy sauce, for 10 minutes, and pour the whole, boiling, over the mixture in the basin; stir well, and reduce it to a proper thickness; put it into a bottle, with a bruised shalot at the bottom, and store away for use. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
  2. Season with pepper and salt, add the ketchup and port wine, give one boil, and serve. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.
  3. Make half a pint of brown sauce, adding a glass of sherry, a little mushroom ketchup, and an ounce of glaze; boil together, and reduce one half, adding a couple of spoonfuls of tomato juice; pass through a sieve, and, when nearly cold, add a gill of melted aspic. - "Dressed Game and Poultry à la Mode", Harriet A. de Salis.