fettuccine Alfredo
noun Etymology: from Alfredo all'Augusteo, restaurant in Rome where it originated Date: 1961 a dish consisting of fettuccine with butter, Parmesan cheese, cream, and seasonings — called also fettuccine all'Alfredo

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  • Fettuccine alfredo — is a pasta dish made from fettuccine pasta tossed with Parmesan cheese, butter, and heavy cream. As the cheese melts, it thickens the liquids to form a smooth and rich coating on the pasta. Although it was named by an Italian restaurateur, at his …   Wikipedia

  • fettuccine Alfredo — /fet euh chee nee al fray doh/; It. /fet tooht chee ne ahl frdde daw/, Italian Cookery. fettuccine in cream sauce with grated Parmesan cheese. [1960 65; said to be after Alfredo all Augusteo, a restaurant in Rome where it was first served] * * * …   Universalium

  • fettuccine Alfredo — noun fettuccine in cream sauce with cheese • Hypernyms: ↑fettuccine, ↑fettuccini …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fettuccine — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Fettuccine con Pesto alla genovese Fettuccine (en italiano significa literalmente ‘pequeñas cintas’) es un tipo de pasta, una de sus características más importantes es que es un fideo plano elaborado con hu …   Wikipedia Español

  • Fettuccine — al ragù Fettuccine (von italienisch fettuccia = kleiner Flor , kleines Band) sind eine Nudelart. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fettuccine — (literally little ribbons in Italian) is a type of pasta popular in Rome. It is a flat, thick noodle made of egg and flour, similar to what is called tagliatelle elsewhere in Italy.In Italian cuisine, it is traditionally made fresh (either at… …   Wikipedia

  • Alfredo — is a common Italian, Portuguese and Spanish language personal name that may refer to:*Alfredo Palacio President of Ecuador *Alfredo Alonso Cuban born media executive with Clear Channel Radio *Alfredo Kraus Spanish tenor *Alfredo Baldomir… …   Wikipedia

  • Alfredo — [al frā′dō, älfrā′dō] adj. [occas.a ] coated with a mixture of butter, cream, and grated Parmesan cheese, or now, often, with a white cheese sauce somewhat like this [fettuccine Alfredo] * * * …   Universalium

  • Alfredo — [al frā′dō, älfrā′dō] adj. [occas.a ] coated with a mixture of butter, cream, and grated Parmesan cheese, or now, often, with a white cheese sauce somewhat like this [fettuccine Alfredo] …   English World dictionary

  • fettuccine all'Alfredo — noun see fettuccine Alfredo …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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