crêpe suzette

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noun, often capitalized S crêpe su·zette \ˌkrāp-sü-ˈzet\

Definition of crêpe suzette

plural

crêpes suzette

\ˌkrāp(s)-sü-ˈzet\ or

crêpe suzettes

play \ˌkrāp-sü-ˈzets\
  1. :  a thin folded or rolled pancake in a hot orange-butter sauce that is sprinkled with a liqueur (such as cognac or curaçao) and set ablaze for serving

Origin and Etymology of crêpe suzette

French crêpe Suzette, probably from Suzette, nickname of Suzanne Reichenberg †1924 French actress


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