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An Alsatian dish of sauerkraut with wine, sausages, pork, and juniper berries.
[French choucroute (garnie), (garnished) sauerkraut, alteration (influenced by chou, cabbage) of German dialectal sûrkrût : Old High German sūr, sour + Old High German krūt, cabbage, kraut.]
(Cookery) a dish, resembling sauerkraut, that consists of cabbage that has been preserved by soaking in pickle
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Order sausages, three-meat baeckeoffe stew and choucroute garnie
before walking it off in the warren of winding streets.
Specials of the day include braised veal shank, pork belly and choucroute garnie
Alsace was our featured region and the specialties served included a delicious La Choucroute Garnie
and Munster Gerome cheese paired with an Alsacian Riesling.
It is also home to a dish that I will have great pleasure in introducing to our Tides restaurant in Cardiff Bay next week, the celebrated Choucroute garnie
The collection includes traditional French fare such as Croquet Monsieur, Pot au Feu, Choucroute Garnie
and Mousse au Chocolat.
In Alsace, choucroute garnie
combines cabbage and sauerkraut with an assortment of smoked pork and sausages.