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Pronunciation:

[ blˈakənd], [ blˈakənd], [ b_l_ˈa_k_ə_n_d]

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How to use "Blackened" in context?

When one describes something as "blackened," the underlying implication is usually negative. The term has often been used to describe foods that have been over-oiled or burnt, and it's usually used to refer to a slightly unpleasant flavor. In culinary terms, "blackening" means cooking at a very high temperature until the food's surface starts to form a hazelnut- or BBQ-like crust. It's a technique used to enhance the flavor of meats, poultry and seafood.

Today, the term often reflects the stark contrast between darker skin tones and the bright flavors of many ethnic cuisines.

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