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amaretti

Line breaks: ama|retti
Pronunciation: /ˌaməˈrɛti
 
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Definition of amaretti in English:

plural noun

Italian almond-flavoured biscuits.
Example sentences
  • If you like, you can finish it with crumbled amaretti biscuits, sticks of shortbread, and of course, your butterscotch sauce.
  • If I can get them, I also like the addition of ratafia or amaretti biscuits soaked with the sponge for texture and that almond flavour.
  • Desserts included crumbled amaretti in a rich dark chocolate mousse and home-made apple tart made with thin slices of apple.

Origin

Italian, based on amaro 'bitter'; compare with amaretto.

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