a dish or dishes served at dinner between the principal courses or with the roast or other main course; side dish.
the sweet dishes or dessert course served after a cheese course.
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How to use entremets in a sentence
Cotgrave has: 'entremets, certain choice dishes served in between the courses at a feast.'Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems | Geoffrey Chaucer
Our young man gave the portable oven a kick and sent the entremets into the garden for the pigeons to eat.Brother Jacques (Novels of Paul de Kock, Volume XVII) | Charles Paul de Kock
Many are entremets at a grand dinner, and dessert at a family dinner.
The second course comprises dishes of two kinds, viz.: rôts and entremets.
Sundry entremets, or light dishes that had a peculiarly tempting appearance, came first under his grasp.Home as Found | James Fenimore Cooper
British Dictionary definitions for entremets
a light dish, formerly served at formal dinners between the main course and the dessert
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