a small white onion, often pickled and used as an appetizer or garnish.
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How to use pearl onion in a sentence
Then, oeufs en meurette, red wine-poached eggs with bacon, mushrooms and pearl onions.I couldn’t travel, so I cooked the foods from my favorite trips. It got me through. | Douglas Heye | June 3, 2021 | Washington Post