Definition of Knickerbocker Glory in English:

Knickerbocker Glory

Line breaks: Knick¦er|bocker Glory


A dessert consisting of ice cream served with fruit, cream, and other sweet ingredients in a tall glass.
More example sentences
  • Established in 1935, this art deco ice-cream palace is still serving up Knickerbocker Glories the size of the Empire State Building.
  • Desserts feature all the usual childhood stand-bys: rhubarb crumble, knickerbocker glory and bread-and-butter pudding.
  • There is a savoury menu too, but you might prefer to tuck straight into a magnificent knickerbocker glory.

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