steak tartare

steak tar·​tare | \ -tär-ˈtär How to pronounce steak tartare (audio) \

Definition of steak tartare

: highly seasoned ground beef eaten raw

Examples of steak tartare in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The steak tartare, formed atop a disk of guacamole, topped with a lightly poached egg and enlivened with pickled cauliflower and chipotle aioli, was a star appetizer on Chicago Avenue and remains so now. Phil Vettel,, "Carlos Gaytan’s new restaurant, Tzuco, is likely to earn him back a Michelin star," 31 Oct. 2019 The Return is almost upon us, and EW has an exclusive sneak peek at one of the dishes being featured on the show: steak tartare. Lauren Huff,, "Alton Brown is back with more Good Eats — and he does NOT want you to devour this delicious dish," 21 Aug. 2019 For their evening out, the pair enjoyed salad, steak tartare, roasted oysters, and bone marrow, Lauren explained on her Instagram Story at the time. Helen Murphy,, "Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino and Wife Lauren Celebrate Their Anniversary After Prison Release," 2 Nov. 2019 The blue corn tostada shell accompanying the steak tartare tastes stale. Gary Baum, The Hollywood Reporter, "Mixtape: Dining Review," 1 Nov. 2019 Menu items will include rib-eye, tomahawk and porterhouse steaks grilled over wood, plus steak tartare, crab gnocchi and shrimp cocktail. Hadley Tomicki, Los Angeles Times, "A ‘Breaking Bad’ restaurant opens in West Hollywood this week," 15 Oct. 2019 So far, menu prices for dishes such as crab and avocado salad ($17), steak tartare ($23) and prime filet ($48) are slightly lower than in other cities. Josie Sexton, The Denver Post, "Denver’s fancy new French restaurant has a snooty history — and would prefer you don’t wear yoga pants," 16 Sep. 2019 One of these re-interpretations is the wagyu steak tartare, a transformation of the Korean dish yukhoe. Grace Wong,, "Bucking traditions at new Korean restaurant, plus more Chicago restaurant openings," 23 July 2019 Where to try it: Pistolet Original, Brussels Cannibale A riff on steak tartare, but with a much more exciting name, cannibale is served on slices of sweet white toast called pain de mie and cut into triangles. Julia Buckley, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Traditional Foods to Eat in Belgium—And Where to Try Them," 6 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of steak tartare

1911, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for steak tartare

French tartare Tartar

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3 Dec 2019

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“Steak tartare.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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