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 (pēt-sĕl′ā, pĭt-sĕl′)
A thin, crisp Italian cookie that is baked in an iron and resembles a waffle, often flavored with anise.

[From Italian, pl. of pizzella, a pizzelle, from diminutive of pizza, pie, tart, pizza; see pizza.]


(Cookery) cookery US a type of sweet wafer biscuit like a thin crisp waffle, originally made in Italy
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Delta Sky360 Lounge & Club features Tribeca Grill 's Batter Up Chicken with Warm Pizelle Cookies and Whipped Maple Butter as well as favorites from throughout the park, like Two Boots Pizza and Nathan's Famous All Beef Hot Dogs.
com houses an archive of past year's editions of 12 Days of Cookies, so visitors can access such appetizing delicacies as chocolate-dipped hazelnut shortbread, chocolate peppermint pizelle, and stained glass wreath cookies, anytime.
Richard is half Italian, and the menu includes Italian items such as Mortadella sandwiches and pizelles, pastries dusted with powdered sugar and made with lemon or orange extract.
The bakery also unloads lots of equally hearty Italian pizelles this time of year.