Definition of nougatine in English:


Syllabification: nou·ga·tine
Pronunciation: /ˌno͞ogəˈtēn


  • Nougat covered with chocolate.
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    • Arrange pieces of nougatine around the top of the ice cream in the decorative pattern and garnish the tip of each with gold leaf.
    • Dessert was a plow-shaped tiered cake, an impressive construction of caramel-coated cream-filled puffs, sugar flowers and nougatine.
    • Seared foie gras and diver scallops are handled yet another way: the nibs - the crunchy centers of the cocoa bean are the stars, made into nougatine.


late 19th century: from nougat + -ine 'resembling' (see -ine1).

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