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steak au poivre

[stek oh pwav-ruh; English steyk oh pwah-vruh, pwahv] /stɛk oʊ ˈpwav rə; English ˈsteɪk oʊ ˈpwɑ vrə, ˈpwɑv/
noun, plural steaks au poivre [stek oh pwav-ruh; English steyks oh pwah-vruh, pwahv] /stɛk oʊ ˈpwav rə; English ˈsteɪks oʊ ˈpwɑ vrə, ˈpwɑv/ (Show IPA). French.
1.
pepper steak (def 2).
Origin of steak au poivre
literally, steak with pepper
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  • Not to miss: any of his salads and the steak au poivre with absolutely killer French fries.

    Fresh Picks Alfred Portale August 30, 2011

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