meunière
adjective Etymology: French (à la) meunière, literally, in the manner of a miller's wife Date: 1903 rolled lightly in flour and sautéed in butter <
sole meunière
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  • meunière — ● meunière nom féminin Préparation du poisson qui consiste, après l avoir fariné, à le faire cuire au beurre à la poêle, à le citronner et à le servir dans son jus de cuisson. ● meunier, meunière adjectif (bas latin molinarius, de molina, moulin) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • meunière — [mə nyer′] adj. [Fr (à la) meunière, (in the style of) a miller s wife, fem. of meunier, a miller] designating fish prepared by being rolled in flour, etc., fried in butter, and sprinkled with lemon juice and chopped parsley …   English World dictionary

  • Meunière — Salsa meunière con gambas. Meunière (también salsa Meunière) se suele referir por igual a una técnica culinaria y a una salsa.[1] La técnica culinaria se refiere a una forma de fritura en mantequilla de un …   Wikipedia Español

  • meunière —    (meun YAIR) [French, from à la meunière: in the manner of the miller’s wife] In French cooking, fish that has been dipped in flour, sautéed quickly in butter and lemon juice, and garnished with parsley.    diners enjoy green bean salad laced… …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • meunière — [mə:n jɛ:] adjective [usu. postposition] cooked or served in lightly browned butter with lemon juice and parsley: sole meunière. Origin from Fr. (à la) meunière (in the manner of) a miller s wife …   English new terms dictionary

  • meunière — ˌmə(r)nˈye(ə)r, mə̄n adjective Etymology: French (à la) meunière, literally, in the manner of a miller s wife; French meunière miller s wife, feminine of meunier miller, from Latin molinarius, from molina mill + arius ary more at mill : cooked in …   Useful english dictionary

  • meunière — all kinds of fish can be cooked à la meunière. The fish is coated with seasoned flour, fried in butter and served with melted butter, lemon juice and herbs …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • meunière — /meuhn yair /; Fr. /mue nyerdd /, adj. (of food, esp. fish) dipped in flour, sautéed in butter, and sprinkled with lemon juice and chopped parsley. [1840 50; < F, by ellipsis from à la meunière lit., in the manner of a miller s wife; fem. of… …   Universalium

  • meunière — meu•nière [[t]mənˈyɛər[/t]] fr. [[t]mœˈnyɛr[/t]] adj. coo (esp. of fish) dipped in flour and sautéed in butter • Etymology: 1840–50; < F à la meunière lit., in the manner of a miller s wife …   From formal English to slang

  • meunière — /mɜniˈɛə/ (say mernee air) adjective (usually of fish), floured, fried in butter and served in a sauce of hot butter and lemon juice. Also, à la meunière. {French: miller s wife} …   Australian English dictionary

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