Our experts gave us a thumbs-up or thumbs-down on the entrée.
Cassoulet, that most festive and exceptional of casseroles, bridges the gap between appetizer and entrée.
Indeed, “expectations” is the buzz word for entrée into the world of prestigious Washington boards.
1724, "opening piece of an opera or ballet," from French entrée, from Old French entree (see entry). Cookery sense is from 1759; originally the dish which was introductory to the main course. The word had been borrowed in Middle English as entre "act of entering."