A very small onion used especially for pickling.
More example sentences
- Add the tripe, pearl onions, white wine, black peppercorns and remaining apple vinegar and sauté until tender.
- Using a slotted spoon, transfer the potatoes, pearl onions, carrots, morels, and baby leeks to a bowl and set aside, keeping warm.
- Add the pearl onions and sauté until translucent.
Definition of pearl onion in:
- The British & World English dictionary