crème fraîche

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noun \ˈkrem-ˈfresh also ˈkrēm- or ˈkrām-\
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crème fraiche

Definition of crème fraîche

  1. :  heavy cream thickened and slightly soured with buttermilk and often served on fruit

Origin and Etymology of crème fraîche

French, literally, fresh cream


CRÈME FRAÎCHE Defined for English Language Learners

crème fraîche

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Definition of crème fraîche for English Language Learners

  • : a thick cream that is slightly sour and often served on fruit


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