Definition of palmier in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpalmɪeɪ

noun (plural pronunc. same)

  • A sweet crisp pastry shaped like a palm leaf.
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    • She liked palmiers and those big fluffy meringues, too.
    • Brush the tops of the palmiers with the remaining butter, and bake for about twelve minutes, or until they have turned a little golden.
    • Store palmiers airtight at room temperature up to 3 days; freeze to store longer.


French, literally 'palm tree'.

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