Definition of stracciatella in English:

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stracciatella

Pronunciation: /ˌsträCHēəˈtelə/

noun

1An Italian soup containing eggs and cheese: there’s soup (stracciatella or minestrone) and salad (green or Caesar)
More example sentences
  • Anchovies in garlic and vinegar gleam, his signature artichoke leaves crackle, and you almost giggle hearing the sighs of satisfaction each time someone takes a spoonful of his dense egg-and-spinach-laden stracciatella.
  • This light, satisfying, broth-based soup, known in Italy as stracciatella, pairs eggs with another springtime favorite, fresh shelled peas.
  • The stracciatella Romana, a chicken broth with eggs, spinach and cheese, was less pleasing.
2A type of Italian or Italian-style vanilla ice cream containing fine flakes of chocolate: two scoops of stracciatella

Origin

Italian.

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Syllabification: strac·cia·tel·la

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