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How to transform leftover bread, cake and cookies into exciting new treatsNext, make the frangipane.
Traditionally, it’s a square slice of stale brioche, brushed with a sweet syrup and covered in a thick layer of frangipane or almond cream.
The same cake may be filled with a frangipane, and prepared as the above for the rest.
A superb and subtle chord floated about him; it was composed of vervain, opoponax, and frangipane.Visionaries|James Huneker
Niccolo Frangipane is supposed to have been a Paduan, though his birthplace is disputed, and he is not mentioned by Ridolfi.The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 3 (of 6)|Luigi Antonio Lanzi
Here, too, we have the odorous frangipane, the flower which Columbus found in such abundance on first landing in Cuba.The Pearl of India|Maturin M. Ballou
The flowers are used in perfumery, and furnish the scent known as Frangipane or Frangipani.
British Dictionary definitions for frangipane
- a pastry filled with cream and flavoured with almonds
- a rich cake mixture containing ground almonds