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French term for "spit-roasted"; refers to food cooked on a skewer.

A French term that refers to diced food, commonly chicken or turkey, served in a white cream sauce containing mushrooms, pimentos and green peppers.

A French term that refers to ice cream served atop a slice of pie or cake.

A French term that refers to poaching and serving food, typically seafood, in a court bouillon with vegetables garnished around the food.

A seafood cream sauce with a bit of paprika for colour and flavoured with sherry wine.


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