Definition of crème de menthe in English:
A peppermint-flavored liqueur.
- Pour a generous dash of creme de menthe, Kahlua, Frangelico, or amaretto over vanilla ice cream or frozen yogurt, or dump some into the blender before pulverizing your milkshake.
- My dining companion Michelle ordered a Slutini - a mix of crème de menthe, vodka and Baileys.
- A distinctly different flavouring is provided by crème de menthe or peppermint oil.
Early 20th century: French, literally 'cream of mint'.
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