|Alternative name(s)||Catsup, tomato sauce, reid sauce|
|Main ingredient(s)||Tomatoes, vinegar, succar or heich fructose corn syrup, saisonins|
Ketchup (i// or i//), an aa catsup, is a table sauce, tradeetionally o various flavors, notably mushruim, oyster an wawnit, but in modren times the term wioot modification uisually means tomato ketchup, sometimes cried tomato sauce, or reid sauce. It is a sweet an tangy sauce, typically made frae tomatoes, vinegar, a sweetener, an assortit saisonins an spices. The sweetener is maist commonly succar or heich fructose corn syrup. Saisonings vary bi recipe, but commonly include onions, awspice, cloves, cinnamon, garlic, an celery. Tomato ketchup is eften uised as a condiment wi various dishes that are uisually served het, includin french fries (chips), hamburgers, sandwiches, het dugs, eggs, an grilled or fried meat. Ketchup is sometimes uised as a basis or ingredient for ither sauces an dressins. Mushruim ketchup is widely available in the UK.
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- The Independent 5 June 1999, Condiments to the Chef