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tartare sauce

Line breaks: tar|tare sauce
Pronunciation: /tɑːtəˈsɔːs
 
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(also tartar sauce)

Definition of tartare sauce in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A cold sauce, typically eaten with fish, consisting of mayonnaise mixed with chopped onions, gherkins, and capers.
Example sentences
  • You can buy them in frites shops everywhere, topped with mayonnaise, tartar sauce or curry-flavored ketchup.
  • This last was a square patty with a crunchy coating on the outside and firm pink filet inside, served in a sesame bun with loosely chopped coleslaw and tartar sauce.
  • For starters, the fried calamari with garlic aïoli drew cheers all round from my party (even if the tartar sauce veered into mayonnaise territory).

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