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tetrazzini

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adjective, often capitalized te·traz·zi·ni \ˌte-trə-ˈzē-nē\

Definition of tetrazzini

  1. :  prepared with pasta and a white sauce seasoned with sherry and served au gratin <chicken tetrazzini>



Origin and Etymology of tetrazzini

Luisa Tetrazzini †1940 Italian opera singer


First Known Use: 1911


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