rou·​lade | \ rü-ˈläd How to pronounce roulade (audio) \

Definition of roulade

1 : a florid vocal embellishment sung to one syllable
2 : a slice of usually stuffed meat that is rolled, browned, and steamed or braised

Examples of roulade in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Highlights include gazpacho, ravioli turkey breast roulade or monkfish and a strawberry Charlotte dessert. Los Angeles Times, "Where to order Mother’s Day takeout in Los Angeles and Orange County," 4 May 2020 The two competed with the illustrious chef and Nadiya Hussain, a former winner of The Great British Bake Off, to make the perfect roulade. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Watch Kate Middleton Shake Off Prince William's Hand on Her Shoulder," 17 Dec. 2019 And play around with the idea of still having (poultry) and gravy, but maybe making a cool chicken roulade? Josie Sexton, The Denver Post, "Stuck with family this Thanksgiving? Make the most of it by trying this new Thanksgiving tradition," 19 Nov. 2019 Reception-style dishes include wild mushroom and pecorino roulade, sea scallop ceviche with gooseberries, Pyramid goat cheese crisp with quince and hazelnut, and Kusshi oyster with Osetra caviar and yuzu gelee. Georgann Yara, azcentral, "New Year's Eve Dining: Here are 39 restaurants open on 12/31 in metro Phoenix," 20 Dec. 2019 William and Kate went head-to-head on the TV special making roulade (rolled cake). Erin Hill,, "Kate Middleton Says Prince William Used to Make This Dish in College to ‘Impress Me’," 16 Dec. 2019 Ratatouille Bistro, 26 East High St., East Hampton, serves Thanksgiving dinner from noon to 6 p.m. with entree options of roulade of turkey breast, filet of fresh salmon en croûte, beef Wellington or roasted leg of lamb au jus. Leeanne Griffin,, "These Connecticut restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner so you don’t have to cook," 4 Nov. 2019 The first serves families of 4-6 and includes turkey roulade, mashed potatoes, biscuits, cranberry sauce, mushroom gravy, chicory salad, pork sausage stuffing and pecan pie. Josie Sexton, The Know, "10 Denver restaurants serving a better-than-home-cooked dinner this Thanksgiving," 19 Nov. 2019 That fried chicken roulade with mole gravy and a cardamom yogurt will likely be on the Xatrucho Family Meal menu next Thursday. Josie Sexton, The Denver Post, "Stuck with family this Thanksgiving? Make the most of it by trying this new Thanksgiving tradition," 19 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of roulade

1672, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for roulade

French, literally, act of rolling

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21 May 2020

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“Roulade.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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