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crêpe suzette

play
noun, often capitalized S crêpe su·zette \ˌkrāp-sü-ˈzet\

Definition of crêpe suzette

plural

crêpes suzette

\ˌkrāp(s)-sü-ˈzet\ or

crêpe suzettes

play \ˌkrāp-sü-ˈzets\
  1. :  a thin folded or rolled pancake in a hot orange-butter sauce that is sprinkled with a liqueur (as cognac or curaçao) and set ablaze for serving



Origin and Etymology of crêpe suzette

French crêpe Suzette, probably from Suzette, nickname of Suzanne Reichenberg †1924 French actress


First Known Use: 1922


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