Definition of noisette in English:


Syllabification: noi·sette
Pronunciation: /nwäˈzet


1A small round piece of lean meat, especially lamb.
[French, diminutive of noix 'nut']
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  • I choose the grilled noisette of lamb with minted couscous and grilled capsicum.
  • It is an ideal wine to match with the delicate, sweeter notes of gently seared noisettes of lamb.
  • Karen, the Munster regional finalist, won out with her honeyed lamb noisettes, roast root vegetables and rosemary roast potatoes followed by sticky toffee pudding with caramel sauce.
2A chocolate made with hazelnuts.
[French, in the sense 'hazelnut']
More example sentences
  • I had a noisette before we left for the party.

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