crème de violette

[krem duh vahy-uh-lit, kreem; French krem duh vyaw-let]

noun

a liqueur flavored with vanilla extract and the essential oils of violets.

Nearby words

  1. crème de cassis,
  2. crème de fraise,
  3. crème de framboise,
  4. crème de la crème,
  5. crème de menthe,
  6. crème fraîche,
  7. crèmes,
  8. crèvecoeur,
  9. crèvecoeur, j. hector st. john,
  10. crécy

Origin of crème de violette

< French: literally, cream of violet

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