Definition of bavarois in English:


Syllabification: ba·va·rois
Pronunciation: /ˌbävärˈwä
(also bavaroise /-ˈwäz/)


  • A dessert containing gelatin and whipped cream, served cold.
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    • For the vanilla bavarois, in a medium saucepan over medium heat, bring the milk and vanilla bean scrapings to a boil.
    • Desserts included vanilla and praline bavarois with caramelised hazelnuts and mascarpone ice-cream as well as white chocolate and caramelised banana crepe with orange butterscotch sauce.
    • So crêpes and bavaroises will probably not initiate any thoughts of emigration, but Belgians do have one great flag waver in this category: Callebaut chocolate.


mid 19th century: French, literally 'Bavarian'.

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