peach Melba


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peach Melba

or peach melba
n.
A dessert consisting of fresh or poached peaches and vanilla ice cream topped with raspberry sauce.

[After Dame Nellie Melbafor whom the dish was created by Auguste Escoffier at the Savoy Hotel in London in the 1890s.]

peach Melba

n
(Cookery) a dessert made of halved peaches, vanilla ice cream, and Melba sauce
[C20: named after Dame Nellie Melba]

peach′ Mel′ba


n.
a dessert of peach halves topped with vanilla ice cream and raspberry sauce.
[1905–10; after Nellie Melba; compare earlier French pêches (à la) Melba]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peach melba - ice cream and peaches with a liqueur
afters, dessert, sweet - a dish served as the last course of a meal
Translations

peach Melba

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peach melba

[ˈpiːtʃˈmɛlbə] npesche fpl melba inv
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Peach Melba From Bryan Webb, chef/patron, Michelin-star Tyddyn Llan in Denbighshire Ingredients | | 4 peaches, poached | | Homemade or good quality vanilla ice cream | 4 individual pavlovas or bought-in meringues | 375g of fresh raspberries (three small punnets) | 100g of icing sugar | | Juice of half a lemon | | 75g of flaked almonds | | Quarter pint of double cream Method Make the raspberry sauce by whizzing two punnets (250g) of raspberries with the icing sugar and lemon juice in a blender, then pass the puree though a fine sieve into a bowl and chill.
PEACH MELBA From Bryan Webb, chef/patron, Michelin-star Tyddyn Llan in Denbighshire Ingredients 4 peaches, poached Homemade or good quality vanilla ice cream 4 individual pavlovas or bought-in meringues 375 grams of fresh raspberries (3 small punnets) 100 grams of icing sugar Juice of 1/2 lemon 75 grams of flaked almonds Quarter pint of double cream Make the raspberry sauce by whizzing two punnets (250grams) of raspberries with the icing sugar and lemon juice in a blender, then pass the puree though a fine sieve into a bowl and chill.
The dairy-free treat is available in almond natural, almond caramel and hibiscus, almond blueberry, and almond peach melba flavours while the cashew milk range includes vanilla and strawberry.
By jove, I'll never eat peach melba again without smiling.
HANOVER HAUL British stables captured two Listed races at Hanover in Germany yesterday, when the Simon Crisford-trained Dark Liberty landed the Grosser Soldier Hollow Preis and Peach Melba (Mark Johnston/Franny Norton) won the Grosser Preis des Gestut Haus Zoppenbroich.
SARABAND'S SELECTIONS TODAY ASCOT: 1:35 Soldiers Bay, 2:10 Sheikha Reika, 2:45 Birchwood, 3:20 Peach Melba, 3:55 Londinium, 4:30 Dream Warrior, 5:00 Projection, Turanga Leela, 5.
However, once switched wide, she went through the gears impressively and was ultimately well on top as she passed the post threequarters of a length clear of Peach Melba, who was the 13-8 favourite to secure her fourth successive win.
Team Johnston can also land the feature EBF Fillies' Handicap with a thriving PEACH MELBA (4.
The new desserts include baba - warm chocolate baba, baileys ice cream and espresso syrup, pineapple - iced pineapple chiboust, blueberry poached pineapple and caramel rum syrup and peach - poached peach melba, vanilla ice cream, pistachio ice cream and fresh raspberries.
The supermarket giant has also teamed up with Great British Bake Off finalist Miranda Gore Brown for some posh cross bun recipes including French toast posh cross brioche bun with maple syrup caramelized peach melba, greek yogurt & crunchy seeds.
It's a riff on the famous Peach Melba, that classic dessert created by the celebrated chef Auguste Escoffier in 1892.
The dessert peach melba was invented in London to honour which Australian soprano?