vinegarette vs vinaigrette : Common Errors in English

About vinegarette vs vinaigrette

Naive diners and restaurant workers alike commonly mispronounce the classic French dressing called “vinaigrette” as if it were “vinegarette.” To be more sophisticated, say “vin-uh-GRETT” (the first syllable rhymes with “seen” ).

vinaigrette Meaning(s)

  • (n) oil and vinegar with mustard and garlic

vinaigrette in News

  1. Grilled portobello mushroom, sweet onion and asparagus salad

    On today's Cooking at Home recipe, Chef Dan Eaton heads outside to make a grilled Portobello mushroom, sweet onion and asparagus salad. It's all dressed with a simple sesame, soy and ginger vinaigrette.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: News 14 Carolina

  2. Recipe: Autumn Chopped Salad

    AUTUMN CHOPPED SALAD Serves 6 to 8 Poppy seed salad dressing, such as T. Marzetti Balsamic vinaigrette, such as Newman's Own Light Balsamic Vinaigrette 6 to 8 cups chopped romaine lettuce 2 medium pears, chopped 1 cup dried cranberries 1 cup chopped toasted pecans 8 slices thick-cut bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled 4 to 6 ounces goat cheese, crumbled Mix up 1 cup of dressing using a ratio of 70 ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: LA.com

  3. Kitchen Scoop: Blueberry Vinaigrette & Triple Blue Dinner Salad

    Triple Blue Dinner Salad Start to finish: 20 minutes Cook's note: You can use roasted, grilled, sauteed or poached chicken breast. (You can also use turkey breast.) We tested this recipe with already-cooked chicken breast meat which is now available from several national brands and can usually be found in the supermarket refrigerated meat case, Blueberry Vinaigrette, to taste, recipe follows 8 ...
    on June 11, 2013 Source: WWAY 3 Wilmington

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