Definition of savarin in English:


Syllabification: sav·a·rin
Pronunciation: /ˈsavərin


A light ring-shaped cake made with yeast and soaked in liqueur-flavored syrup.
More example sentences
  • He used the same dough, but removed the dried fruits and soaked the savarin with his own ‘secret’ syrup.
  • Place a chocolate brioche savarin on top, set a scoop of white chocolate ice cream in the center and sprinkle the dish with cocoa nibs.
  • My savarin with rum and muscatel tasted like a stale doughnut soused in wine.


named after Anthelme Brillat- Savarin (1755–1826), French gastronome.

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