Definition of coulis in English:


Line breaks: cou¦lis
Pronunciation: /ˈkuːli

noun (plural same)

  • A thin fruit or vegetable puree, used as a sauce: spoon a little more cranberry coulis over the oranges
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    • For the berry coulis: Puree the fruit with the sorbet syrup, strain and chill.
    • Spoon some muscatel sauce and passion fruit coulis around the dish and garnish with sweet potatoes and parsley.
    • Spoon a portion of the orange passion fruit coulis around the cheesecake.


French, from couler 'to flow'.

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