noun (plural same)
A tournedos served with a crouton and pâté and a Madeira sauce.
- Food is the cheap, no-sweat, low-achievement route to immortality: Melba toast, Caesar salad, tournedos Rossini, Lea & Perrins.
- The beefy main event, the tournedos Rossini, was perfectly cooked and accompanied by wild mushrooms; but while the portions were the perfect size for me, Vicky was beginning to flag.
- Best of all, though, was the simple black-Angus steak (with frites), and the extravagant, truffle-infused tournedos Rossini, which would have been even better if its little cap of foie gras wasn't faintly cold.
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