crème frite

Definition

Food

  • feminine A custard, stiffened with thick flour and egg yolk, flavoured and sweetened, then spread 1.5 cm thick, cooled and chilled, cut in shapes, battered or panéed and deep-fried. If panéed sprinkled with caster sugar, if battered dredged with icing sugar and glazed under the grill.
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