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  1. eclair(noun)

    oblong cream puff

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  1. eclair(Noun)

    An oblong chocolate covered creme filled pastry, usually larger than a French u00E9clair.

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  1. Eclair(noun)

    a kind of frosted cake, containing flavored cream

  2. Origin: [F.]

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  1. Éclair

    An éclair is an oblong pastry made with choux dough filled with a cream and topped with icing. The dough, which is the same as that used for profiterole, is typically piped into an oblong shape with a pastry bag and baked until it is crisp and hollow inside. Once cool, the pastry then is filled with a vanilla-, coffee- or chocolate-flavoured custard, or with whipped cream, or chiboust cream; and then iced with fondant icing. Other fillings include pistachio- and rum-flavoured custard, fruit-flavoured fillings, or chestnut purée. The icing is sometimes caramel, in which case the dessert may be called a bâton de Jacob.

Anagrams of Eclair »

  1. lacier

  2. Carlie

  3. Claire

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