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Words nearby alamode
Definition for alamode (2 of 2)
- (of pie or other dessert) served with a portion of ice cream, often as a topping: apple pie à la mode.
- (of beef) larded and braised or stewed with vegetables, herbs, etc., and served with a rich brown gravy.
Origin of à la mode
Example sentences from the Web for alamode
The round is used for alamode beef, and is the best piece for corning.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
But she was a kindly soul, who had not forgotten the gift of my Lady Squander's pink alamode.Audrey|Mary Johnston
The leg will furnish, besides a piece to cook alamode, two or three to smoke.The Young Housekeeper's Friend|Mrs. (Mary Hooker) Cornelius
His taste in cookery, formed in subterranean ordinaries and alamode beefshops, was far from delicate.The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 3. (of 4)|Thomas Babington Macaulay
His taste in cookery, formed in 10 subterranean ordinaries and alamode beefshops, was far from delicate.Macaulay's Life of Samuel Johnson|Thomas Babington Macaulay