demi-glace

noun
\ ˈde-mē-ˌglas How to pronounce demi-glace (audio) \

Definition of demi-glace

: a highly concentrated reduced brown sauce often used as a base for other sauces

First Known Use of demi-glace

1900, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for demi-glace

French, half cooking stock, literally, half-ice

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“Demi-glace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demi-glace. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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