clafouti

noun
cla·​fou·​ti | \ ˌklä-fü-ˈtē How to pronounce clafouti (audio) \
variants: or less commonly clafoutis

Definition of clafouti

: a dessert consisting of a layer of fruit (such as cherries) topped with batter and baked

First Known Use of clafouti

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for clafouti

French

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“Clafouti.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clafouti. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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