pêche Melba

noun

pêche Mel·​ba
ˈpēchˈmelbə,
ˈpesh-,
ˈpāsh-
plural pêches Melba
ˌpēchə̇zˈm-,
ˈpeshˈm-,
ˈpāshˈm-
: half a peach filled with cream set on a bed of vanilla ice cream and covered with raspberry sauce

Word History

Etymology

French, literally, Melba peach

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“Pêche Melba.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/p%C3%AAche%20Melba. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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