café noir

noun
ca·​fé noir | \ (ˌ)ka-ˈfā-ˈnwär \

Definition of café noir

: coffee without milk or cream also : demitasse

First Known Use of café noir

1838, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for café noir

French, black coffee

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