Definition of tartare in English:


Syllabification: tar·tare
Pronunciation: /tärˈtär, ˈtärtər


(Of fish) served raw, typically seasoned and shaped into small cakes. See also steak tartare.
More example sentences
  • Serve the fish tartare with a little salad in the middle of the fish, together with a spoonful of the vodka cream.
  • Tuna tartare, served in hollowed-out lemons, is vitalized with an unexpected foursome of currants, pine nuts, fava beans, and sun-dried tomatoes.
  • I tried both the delicate, unsalty gravadlax and a tartare served with the roe and a very lemony asparagus salad.


French, literally 'Tartar'.

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