a small, boat-shaped pastry shell filled with a savory or sweet mixture and served as an hors d'oeuvre or dessert.

Origin of barquette

From French; see origin at barque, -ette Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for barquette

Historical Examples of barquette

  • Tunis Latham did not make a practice of patronizing places similar to the Barquette when he ate alone.

  • "There's the Barquette," said Miss Bostwick, with the air of one used daily to the grandeur of such hostelries.

  • You remember that nice-looking farmer that came in to speak to me that time and took me to lunch at Barquette's?