frisée

[ free-zey ]
/ friˈzeɪ /
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a curly-edged form of Cichorium endivia used in salads.Compare endive(def 1).

Nearby words

  1. frisket,
  2. frisky,
  3. frisson,
  4. frist,
  5. frisé,
  6. frit,
  7. frit fly,
  8. frites,
  9. frith,
  10. frithstool

Also called frisée lettuce.

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Examples from the Web for frisee

  • Finish with a salad of frisee, chives, parsley, tarragon and chervil lightly dressed with the vinaigrette.

    Fresh Picks|Ben Pollinger|February 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
  • With a frisee salad to start and some really great wine, a cozy booth, and the right company, it makes for a perfect evening.

    Fresh Picks|Gina DePalma|August 24, 2010|DAILY BEAST
  • I found a recipe on cookstr.com for a frisee salad with burnt garlic vinaigrette.

    Fresh Picks|Ramon Perez|May 11, 2010|DAILY BEAST