fritto misto

noun
frit·​to mi·​sto | \ ˈfrē-(ˌ)tō-ˈmē-(ˌ)stō How to pronounce fritto misto (audio) \

Definition of fritto misto

: small morsels of meat, seafood, or vegetables coated with batter and deep fried

Examples of fritto misto in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web All but three food items (fritto misto, crispy potatoes and broccolini) are served cold. Esther Mobley, San Francisco Chronicle, 16 Aug. 2021 In those early days, the cart specialized in fried starters such as arancini and fritto misto. Michael Russell, oregonlive, 1 Mar. 2021 In the afternoons, there's crispy fritto misto and Lowcountry-style jumbo lump crab cake on the bar menu from 3 to 5 p.m. Sucheta Rawal, Travel + Leisure, 26 Feb. 2021 Where to Eat: With a quayside terrace overlooking the marina at Chiaiolella, Da Mariano offers delicious local seafood dishes such as pasta with polipetti (baby octopus), seafood risotto, and fritto misto. Nicky Swallow, Travel + Leisure, 11 Nov. 2020 Small plates include fluke crudo with citrus, almonds, tarragon; shaved cauliflower with tatsoi, golden raisins and pistachios; and fritto misto with summer vegetables. Marcy De Luna, Houston Chronicle, 24 Sep. 2020 Done and done with Italy’s perfect antipasto, fritto misto. Mary Tomlinson, Southern Living, 30 June 2020 What to order: O.G. Bear pizza, burrata pizza, Cappelletti Spritz, fritto misto, kale salad, soft-serve ice cream. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, 29 Aug. 2019 There was no shortage of seasoning in the spicy marinara which came as a dipping sauce for the fritto misto appetizer ($14). Lindsey Mcclave, The Courier-Journal, 26 June 2019

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First Known Use of fritto misto

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fritto misto

Italian, literally, mixed fried (food)

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The first known use of fritto misto was in 1903

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21 Aug 2021

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“Fritto misto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fritto%20misto. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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