Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

duxelles

play
noun dux·elles \ˌdük-ˈsel, (ˌ)dü-ˈsel\

Definition of duxelles

  1. :  a garnish or stuffing made especially of finely chopped sautéed mushrooms



Origin and Etymology of duxelles

Louis Chalon du Blé, Marquis d'Uxelles †1658 French nobleman


First Known Use: 1877


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up duxelles? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a very small amount

Get Word of the Day daily email!