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Tatin

[ tah-tan ]
/ tɑˈtɛ̃ /
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caramelized and baked in the manner of an upside-down cake: an apple tart Tatin.

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Origin of Tatin

<French (tarte) tatin, à la Tatin, des desmoiselles Tatin; said to be after two (or more) Tatin sisters, who developed the recipe
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