osso buco

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noun os·so bu·co \ˌō-sō-ˈbü-(ˌ)kō, ˌȯ-sō-\

Definition of osso buco

  1. :  a dish of veal shanks braised with vegetables, white wine, and seasoned stock

Variants of osso buco

or less commonly

osso bucco

Origin and Etymology of osso buco

Italian ossobuco veal shank, literally, pierced bone


First Known Use: 1908


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