ag·​no·​lot·​ti | \ ˌän-yə-ˈlä-tē How to pronounce agnolotti (audio) , -ˈlȯ- \
plural agnolotti

Definition of agnolotti

: pasta in the form of semicircular cases containing a filling (as of meat, cheese, or vegetables)

Examples of agnolotti in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Located at The Maybourne Beverly Hills hotel — sister property to Claridge’s in London — the restaurant features items such as decadent homemade corn agnolotti with black truffle and steak tartare with lemon crème fraîche. Elycia Rubin, The Hollywood Reporter, 17 July 2022 What to order: Warm parkerhouse rolls and agnolotti stuffed with corn, blue crab, saffron and marcona almonds. Forbes Travel Guide, Forbes, 2 June 2022 Eggplant parmigiana, six-layer lasagna Bolognese and agnolotti stuffed with spicy salami and ricotta. Jennifer Kester, Forbes, 28 Jan. 2022 An a la carte Mother’s Day brunch will feature items that include artichoke agnolotti and Croque Madame. San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 Apr. 2022 While the agnolotti are cooking, a glass of red wine can be poured over them to enhance the flavor. Silvia Marchetti, CNN, 26 Apr. 2022 Expect chef favorites of agnolotti with veal breast, sweetbreads, wild mushroom and rosemary. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, 12 Feb. 2022 Second-course choices are Berkshire pork agnolotti, crispy pork with butter, parmesan and sage; finback cheese; and spaghetti cacio pepe. Susan Dunne,, 8 Feb. 2022 Just in time for New Year’s, the restaurant will offer a special dinner featuring a festive caviar course, mushroom agnolotti, NY strip, and halibut. Michelle Gross, Forbes, 23 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of agnolotti

1841, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agnolotti

borrowed from Italian, plural of agnolotto, agnellotto, alteration of *anegliotto, alteration of anellotto, diminutive of anello "ring," going back to Latin ānellus, diminutive of ānus "ring" — more at anus

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“Agnolotti.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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