profiterole

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noun pro·fit·er·ole \prə-ˈfi-tə-ˌrōl\

Definition of profiterole

  1. :  a miniature cream puff with a sweet or savory filling

Origin and Etymology of profiterole

French, perhaps from profit profit


First Known Use: 1884


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