Posted by Bruce Kahl on August 08, 2004
In Reply to: Soufflée?? posted by CjK on August 08, 2004
: What *soufflée* could be,when it stands alone ? As in ---This is a very admirable soufflée. ---
: Could this be omelette? Or it's a kind of dessert? Thank you.
A food preparation which expands,blows up or expands when cooked. It doesn't blow up like BOOM, it just sorta puffs up.
It is from the L***n word "sufflaro" or "sublare" meaning to expand or increase in size.