[ fet-uh-chee-nee al-frey-doh; Italian fet-toot-chee-ne ahl-fre-daw ]
/ ˌfɛt əˈtʃi ni ælˈfreɪ doʊ; Italian ˌfɛt tutˈtʃi nɛ ɑlˈfrɛ dɔ /
noun Italian Cooking.
fettuccine in cream sauce with grated Parmesan cheese.
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Origin of fettuccine Alfredo
First recorded in 1960–65; said to be after Alfredo all'Augusteo, a restaurant in Rome where it was first served
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