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 For the holidays, choose from beef Wellington or wild boar roulade and all the trimmings. Kim Sunée, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Dec. 2020 Turkey roulade will be stuffed with sweet Filipino longganisa sausage, wrapped in bacon and seared until crispy. Janelle Bitker,, 9 Nov. 2020 For fans of light meat, a turkey breast, roasted bone-in, deboned, as in the Herbed Turkey Breast With Delicata Squash and Brussels Sprouts shown at the top, or rolled into a roulade, are other ways to keep the turkey on the menu in smaller amounts. Washington Post, 14 Nov. 2020 Options include a turkey roulade from Dusek’s, sides from Paulette’s Public Market and Saint Lou’s Assembly and pumpkin pie from Good Ambler. Holly Baumbach,, 9 Nov. 2020 The slim wrap, containing just chicken and a little bit of pickle, is treated much like a roulade: sliced into bite-size rounds and served with a side of hot sauce, French fries and pungent toum. Soleil Ho,, 6 Aug. 2020 Highlights include gazpacho, ravioli turkey breast roulade or monkfish and a strawberry Charlotte dessert. Los Angeles Times, 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, 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, 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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“Roulade.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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