pâte brisée


pâte bri·​sée
: a rich pastry dough used especially to make flaky tart shells

Word History


French, literally, broken pastry

First Known Use

1824, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of pâte brisée was in 1824

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“Pâte brisée.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/p%C3%A2te%20bris%C3%A9e. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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