cream in a food, a cream sauce, or the topping on a dessert or espresso coffee, esp. tan-colored foam that forms on top of an espresso shot as a result of the brewing process
The crema is composed of minuscule air bubbles composed of espresso film and forms a "cap" that protects the espresso proper from being exposed to the air.
How does one build an entrée out of fish heads, sugar cookie dough, hon-shimeji mushrooms, and crema?
He was killed on the 17th of March 1638 in an attempt to raise the siege of crema, a fortress in the Milanese.
An example of this may be seen in the siege of crema by the Emperor Frederic in 1159.
Each new possessor of the crucifix of crema, he told me, was forced to hear from him in dreams his dreadful history.
At noon an almost total darkening of the heavens occurred at crema.
crema yielded after an heroic siege in 1160, and was abandoned to the cruelty of its fierce rival Cremona.
A monk was struck dead at crema by one of these rocky fragments.
There are altar-pieces by him at Brescia, and at crema the altar-piece at the duomo .
The poignard this priest carried was this crucifix of crema.
They sent a commissary to Cremona, attacked the Ghiaradadda, and took the whole of it, except crema.