à l'américaine

à l’américaine

[ah luh-mer-i-keyn, -ken; French a la-mey-ree-ken]
adjective French Cookery.
prepared with tomatoes, garlic, wine, shallots, and herbs: lobster à l’américaine.

Origin:
< French: in the American style

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