Definition of blintze in English:

blintze

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Pronunciation: /blɪn(t)s
 
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noun

  • A thin rolled pancake filled with cheese or fruit and then fried or baked.
    More example sentences
    • Like everyone noticed your cheese blintzes at the Christmas party.
    • Ask everyone to bring a dish that reflects his or her family roots and watch what shows up on the table: everything from Alabama BBQ to cheese blintzes, corn pudding to quesadillas.
    • He fantasized that the inedible slop was his mother's blintzes with raspberries and cream.

Origin

from Yiddish blintse, from Russian blinets 'little pancake'; compare with blini.

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