[kroh-kuh m-boosh; French kraw-kahn-boosh]
- a pyramid of bite-size cream puffs coated and held in place with caramelized sugar.
Origin of croquembouche
< French, assimilated form of croque en bouche (it) crunches in (the) mouth
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Beneath the croquembouche and rock candy tiaras, these are real women.Will Cotton's New Paintings of Katy Perry
January 14, 2011