soubise

[soo-beez]

Origin of soubise

1770–80; < French, named after Prince Charles Soubise (1715–87), marshal of France
Also called soubise sauce.
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soubise

noun
  1. a purée of onions mixed into a thick white sauce and served over eggs, fish, etcAlso called: soubise sauce

Word Origin for soubise

C18: named after Charles de Rohan Soubise (1715–87), marshal of France
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