Definition of ravigote in English:

ravigote

Line breaks: ravi|gote
Pronunciation: /ˈravɪgɒt
 
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(also ravigotte)

noun

[mass noun]
  • A mixture of chopped chervil, chives, tarragon, and shallots, used in cookery to give piquancy to a sauce or as a base for a herb butter: [as modifier]: oysters marinated with a little sauce ravigote
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    • Capers are used in a number of sauces, for example tartare, rémoulade, and ravigote.
    • I was equally happy with my grilled rabbit with mustard sauce - with a side order of tête de veau à la sauce ravigotte.

Origin

French, from ravigoter 'invigorate'.

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