tarte tatin

Main Entry:  tarte Tatin
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a French dessert of caramelized upside-down apple tart
Example:  Serve tarte Tatin lukewarm with vanilla ice cream, heavy cream or whipped cream.
Etymology:  c. 1931, created by the Tatin sisters, hoteliers of Loir de Cher, France
Usage:  cooking
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