Definition of ballottine in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbaləˌtēn/


A dish of meat, poultry, or fish that is stuffed and rolled.
Example sentences
  • Marks & Spencer sells Oisin-farmed venison steaks and joints; and, from the end of November, deboned and stuffed ballottine of pheasant.
  • Move on to complex appetizers like pheasant ballottine, a cylinder of braised meat surrounded by a savoury sauce and tiny little apples.
  • My dining companion and I elected to begin with foie gras ballottine with truffled cauliflower and white peach soup.



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Syllabification: bal·lot·tine

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