duxelles

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noun dux·elles \ˌdük-ˈsel, (ˌ)dü-ˈsel\

Definition of duxelles

  1. :  a garnish or stuffing made especially of finely chopped sautéed mushrooms

Origin and Etymology of duxelles

Louis Chalon du Blé, Marquis d'Uxelles †1658 French nobleman


First Known Use: 1877

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