Definition of choucroute
1 : sauerkraut
2 : sauerkraut cooked and served with meat —called also choucroute gar*nie \-gär-ˈnē\
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In a city without a harsh winter, is there ever a good time to serve choucroute, cassoulet or boeuf bourguignon?
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Origin and Etymology of choucroute
French, modification of German Sauerkraut
First Known Use: 1849See Words from the same year
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