fritto misto

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

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Recent Examples on the Web 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, "Houston native Travis McShane to debut Ostia restaurant in Montrose," 24 Sep. 2020 Done and done with Italy’s perfect antipasto, fritto misto. Mary Tomlinson, Southern Living, "What Are Scallops? Everything You Need to Know," 30 June 2020 What to order: O.G. Bear pizza, burrata pizza, Cappelletti Spritz, fritto misto, kale salad, soft-serve ice cream. Soleil Ho,, "Flour + Water Pizzeria, the home of the $8 slice and much, much more," 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, "At pricey East End Italian restaurant, you may be paying more for the experience than food," 26 June 2019 The executive chef, Michael Matteo, serves swordfish Piemonte, fritto misto, branzino a la plancha and spaghetti al frutti di mare. Florence Fabricant, New York Times, "Stir, in Philadelphia Museum of Art, Prepares for October Opening," 10 July 2018 Vibe: Brunchable Don’t miss: Roman-style pizzas, fritto misto and kale Caesar salad. Sarah Fritsche,, "From boozy to brunchable, where to eat and drink at the Pride parade," 14 June 2018 The restaurant also serves fettuccine al forno mixed dramatically in a Parmesan wheel, as well as veal valdostana, fritto misto, cocktails, craft beers and wine. Grace Wong,, "Just Opened: Stefani Prime is serving up steak and old favorites," 9 Apr. 2018 In the Living Room, with its talked-about portrait of Lil Wayne by Ashley Longshore, the menu offers drinks, desserts and small plates, like oysters on the half shell, cocktail meatballs and fritto misto. Todd A. Price,, "Fun is the goal at Jack Rose restaurant inside the Pontchartrain Hotel: opening alert," 10 Apr. 2018

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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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“Fritto misto.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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