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apple charlotte

noun

an apple dessert consisting of a mold of sponge cake or bread with apple filling, cream, or custard topped with crumbs

Examples

Apple Charlotte with Apricot Sauce (Charlotte de Pornmes Sauce Apricot)

Word Origin

1796; prob. for Queen Charlotte (1744-1818), wife of George III

Usage Note

cooking

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