Definition of banoffi pie in English:

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banoffi pie

Pronunciation: /bəˌnɒfi ˈpʌɪ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also banoffee pie)

noun

A pie or tart made with toffee, bananas, and cream.
Example sentences
  • For desserts, we plumped for the grape and butterscotch cheesecake, with a touch of ice-cream, and the banoffee pie.
  • Dessert was a further rollcall of tradition and included lemon tart, apple crumble, apple tart, banoffi pie, praline cake and creme caramel.
  • This perks me up - especially when I learn that it was a banoffee pie, even stickier than custard.

Origin

1970s: banoffi from a blend of banana and toffee.

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