Definition of demitasse
: a small cup of black coffee; also : the cup used to serve it
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A few radish slices are a gentle nod to the French fondness for radishes with butter; a demitasse-size pour of verjus offers tangy contrast.
There may even be a coffee ceremony going on, with incense burning as demitasse cups are filled with pungent black liquid.
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DEMITASSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of demitasse for English Language Learners
: a small amount of black coffee that is served in a small cup; also : the cup used to serve it
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