Definition of double saucepan in English:

double saucepan


  • British term for double boiler
    • ‘Form into a custard by cooking slowly in a double saucepan.’
    • ‘Melt the marrow from a bone of beef in a double saucepan.’
    • ‘To make your ointment, melt ten grams of beeswax and five grams of cocoa butter in a double saucepan over a medium heat.’