fines herbes


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fines herbes

 (fēn zĕrb′, fēn ĕrb′)
pl.n.
Finely chopped herbs, specifically parsley, chives, tarragon, and chervil, mixed together and used as a seasoning.

[French : fines, feminine pl. of fin, fine + herbes, pl. of herbe, herb.]

fines herbes

(French finz ɛrb)
pl n
(Cookery) a mixture of finely chopped herbs, used to flavour omelettes, salads, etc

fines herbes

(ˈfin ˈɛrb, ˈɜrb)

n.pl.
finely chopped mixed herbs used as flavoring.
[1840–50; < French]

fines herbes

A mixture of finely chopped chervil, chives, parsley and tarragon.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fines herbes - a mixture of finely chopped fresh herbs; "an omelet flavored with fines herbes"
herb - aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities
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Ce projet permettra de diversifier les activites destinees aux eleves en milieu scolaire en creant de ces jardins un espace de travaux pratiques pour la culture de legumes, fruits et fines herbes, qui peuvent etre consommees au sein de l'ecole, a-t-il souligne.
Des petits commercants qui contribuent au charme et a la reputation de ce lieu, et qui proposent une impressionnante variete de produits provenant des fermes locales : du citron, des fines herbes, du miel, de l'huile d'olive des regions de Jijel et Skikda, de la galette fait maison, et surtout des fruits et des legumes qu'on ne trouve nulle part.
Il se sait delicieux, dore, huile a point et assaisonne avec un bouquet de fines herbes. Les chats le reluquent depuis la rue, la peau sur les os, s'eloignant de tout vivant s'approchant a plus d'un metre d'eux.
I haven't been eating dairy or grains for a few weeks now so parsley sauce is out of the question, but I do love an omelette aux fines herbes.
She chose cotes d'agneau aux fines herbes de Provence ($24.50), which scented with finely chopped herbs three of the most glorious thick and succulent grilled lamb chops ever to grace a plate.
6 Gilbert Chen Clos de la Chapelle Muscadet Sayre-et-Maine Sur Lie, Loire, France 2009: Not short on complexity: Aromas of white peach, citrus, perfume and sea salt lead the way to a refreshing palate of lemon, lime, apricot, fines herbes and mineral notes (iodine).
In Poland they are served with quark cheese, while in France chives are regarded as one of the "fines herbes" of cuisine, along with tarragon, chervil and parsley.
El pot au feu, la petit marmite, les oeufs cocotte o los omelette fines herbes, de la cuisine fiancaise de los bouns gourmets, sin salir de casa.
Ingredients 2 tbsp malt vinegar 1 tbsp light brown muscovado sugar 2 tbsp tomato ketchup 1 tsp smoked paprika 1 tsp Bart Fines Herbes 420g pack 30 Cocktail Pork Sausages 425g pack fresh prepared pineapple Method Blend the vinegar, sugar, ketchup, paprika and herbs in a shallow dish and add the sausages, turning to coat well.
It is an essential part of fines herbes and impartsasubtle, rather aniseed like flavour to a wide range of dishes.
A Traditional French fines herbes are a mix of aromatic fresh herbs, chervil, tarragon, chives and parsley.
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