crème caramel

noun crème car·a·mel \ -kä-rə-ˈmel or see caramel \

Definition of crème caramel

: a custard that has been baked with caramel sauce

Origin and Etymology of crème caramel

French, literally, caramel cream


CRÈME CARAMEL Defined for English Language Learners

crème caramel

noun

Definition of crème caramel for English Language Learners

  • : a sweet dessert made of a smooth, thick custard covered in a caramel sauce


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