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ganache

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noun ga·nache \(ˌ)gä-ˈnäsh, gə-\

Definition of ganache

  1. :  a sweet creamy chocolate mixture used especially as a filling or frosting



Origin and Etymology of ganache

French, literally, jowl, from Italian ganascia, modification of Greek gnathos jaw — more at -gnathous


First Known Use: 1977


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