Definition of rouget in English:


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Pronunciation: /ʀuʒɛ


French term for red mullet, used especially in cookery. quickly grilled local rougets [mass noun]: monkfish and rouget, sea bass and shrimp
More example sentences
  • The broiled rouget (with daikon radish and crunchy yellow lentils) had a similarly monkish, almost dried-out quality.
  • For the rouget: In a bowl, combine the spinach, clams, chanterelle mushrooms, ham, garlic purée, and half of the thyme.
  • Season and sear the petit rouget, skin-side-down, until desired doneness.



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