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 (ŏn′trə-mā′, -mĕ′)
n. pl. en·tre·mets (-māz′, -mē′)
A side dish, such as a relish or dessert, served in addition to the principal course.

[Middle English entremetes, from Old French entremes, entremets : entre, between (from Latin inter; see inter-) + mes, mets, dish; see mess.]


(French ɑ̃trəmɛ)
n, pl -mets (French -mɛ)
1. (Cookery) a dessert
2. (Cookery) Also called: entremesse a light dish, formerly served at formal dinners between the main course and the dessert
[C18: from French, from Old French entremes, from entre- between, inter- + mes dish, mess]


(ˌɑn trəˈmeɪ, ˌɑ̃-)

n., pl. -mets (-ˈmeɪz)
(used with a sing. or pl. v.)
a dish served between the main courses of a formal dinner or as a side dish.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Middle French; Old French entremes]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.entremets - a dish that is served with, but is subordinate to, a main course
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
meal, repast - the food served and eaten at one time
mushy peas - marrowfat peas that have been soaked overnight and then boiled; served with fish and chips
raita - an Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices
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Stinson his pals Finally, Paul and Mary order 24 show-stopping Entremets - which is French for "ridiculously fancy little cakes".
Finally, Paul and Mary, pictured, order 24 show-stopping Entremets - which is French for "ridiculously fancy little cakes".
They've got to get to grips with baklava, a German Schichttorte and then the Showstopper Challenge - two elegant Entremets.
Repartis en poules, le Ghana, la Cameroun ,le Togo, la Libye, la Cote d'ivoire, le Senegal, le Burkina Faso, le Mali et la Tunisie ont rivalise d'adresse et de talent autour des trois epreuves imposees aux candidats ( deux entremets au chocolat de 10 parts identiques, 8 desserts a l'assiette identiques, 1 grosse piece artistique au chocolat).
Le musee Kotama abritera, pour sa part, une exposition de fraises, sous toutes ses varietes, tandis que des concours du meilleur patissier ayant prepare des gateaux, des tartes et autres entremets a base de fraises seront organises dans ce meme musee.
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