julienne julienne

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a vegetable cut into thin strips (usually used as a garnish)
  2. (n) a clear soup garnished with julienne vegetables
  3. (v) cut into long thin strips

Usage(s):

  1. 14 cup fresh basil, julienne.
  2. Each is covered with julienne leeks and a beurre blanc sauce.

News

  • Song of Ireland

    Early in her latest novel of ancient Ireland, Julienne Osborne-McKnight's narrator says: "I listened to the words that everyone spoke around me, learned the languages of Greeks and Phoenicians, of Romans and Egyptians, badgered my father and mother for the languages of their homelands.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Irish Central

Quotes

  1. "I can't wait to sing with Julienne on America's Got Talent. She's such a sweetheart, and I'm so unbelievably honored that she chose me as her duet choice," Taylor said of the opportunity before the competition. "She's got such a powerful...
    on Aug 21, 2007 By: Taylor Swift Source: AHN

  2. Or, as Marcella Hazan writes in "Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking," zucchini (and its relatives) "can be baked, fried, sauteed, stewed, grilled; it can be cut into sticks, rounds, flat long slices, julienne strips, dice; it can be...
    on Aug 16, 2006 By: Marcella Hazan Source: Boston Globe (registration)

Word of the Day
ennui ennui
/ɛ ˈnu i /