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  1. Nantua, shrimp saucenoun

    white sauce with whipping cream and shrimp butter


  1. Nantua

    Nantua (French pronunciation: [nɑ̃tɥa] (listen); Arpitan: Nantuat) is a commune in and subprefecture of the Ain département in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in Eastern France. In 2019, it had a population of 3,454. The commune of Nantua comprises the glacial Lac de Nantua. Located in the Haut-Bugey historical region, among the southern foothills of the Jura Mountains, it is famous for its fresh-water fish and crayfish.


  1. nantua

    Nantua is a term used in French cuisine to refer to a rich sauce made from crayfish, cream and a white wine base, often served with fish or seafood. It is named after the city of Nantua in Eastern France, which is known for its crayfish. The term can also refer to dishes that are prepared or served with this sauce.


  1. Nantua

    Nantua is a commune and subprefecture in the Ain department in eastern France. The usual demonym for its inhabitants is Nantuatien; however, they are also sometimes called Catholards, after a needle used by leatherworkers. Indeed, Nantua has long been a town of tanners and shoemakers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nantua in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nantua in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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