Origin of patisserie
Related Words for patisseriecake, doughnut, bread, croissant, pie, phyllo, delicacy, dainty, tart, Danish, strudel, patisserie, turnover, confectionery, panettone
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Historical Examples of patisserie
She took much time and care in selecting a piece of patisserie.
The efficiency of French civilization was summed up to her in the patisserie.
The wind began to swell; and Rosanette, having declared that she felt hungry, they entered the "Patisserie Anglaise."Sentimental Education Vol 1
Apparently the patisserie was a popular institution, for people of all sorts and conditions flocked there like flies.
She had no clear idea of Milly's soaring ambition to transplant a French patisserie to the alien soil of Chicago.
- a shop where fancy pastries are sold
- such pastries
Word Origin for patisserie
1784, from French pâtisserie "pastry shop," from pâtisser "pastry-seller, pastry-cook," from Old French pasticier (14c.), from Medieval Latin pasticium "pasty, composed of paste," from Late Latin pasta "paste, pastry cake" (see pasta).