Definition of en croute in English:

en croute

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Pronunciation: /ɒ̃ ˈkruːt
 
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adjective & adverb

  • In a pastry crust: [as postpositive adjective]: salmon en croute
    More example sentences
    • How about a salmon en croute in a flaky crust that goes from oven to table in 2.5 minutes?
    • For the main course, I chose baked salmon en croute with Brie and wild mushrooms, on buttered vegetables with chive cream.
    • My father thoroughly enjoyed his fillet of salmon en croute, finishing off the whole plate.

Origin

French en croûte.

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