(also lardoon /lɑːˈduːn/)
A chunk or cube of bacon used to lard meat.
- Sprinkle the beef with the bacon lardons and chopped parsley.
- It is dressed with a lively, mustardy vinaigrette and gigged with major-league lardons, cubes of crisped lean bacon that also work as a garnish to the good baked potatoes.
- They came with tiny white beans that tasted of salt and goose fat (not unlike a confit) but with a herby edge, and ribbons of bright green savoy cabbage, cooked with bacon lardons.
Late Middle English: from French, from lard 'bacon' (see lard).
Words that rhyme with lardonBaden, Baden-Baden, Coloradan, garden, harden, Nevadan, pardon
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