beurre noisette

[ bur nwah-zet; French bœr nwa-zet ]
/ ˈbɜr nwɑˈzɛt; French bœr nwaˈzɛt /

noun French Cookery.

a sauce of butter cooked until golden or nut brown, sometimes flavored with capers, vinegar, herbs, etc.


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Origin of beurre noisette

< French: literally, butter the color of a hazelnut

Words nearby beurre noisette Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020