noun. edible terrestrial snail usually served in the shell with a sauce of melted butter and garlic.
- Helix pomatia
- edible snail
Sentences with escargot
1. Noun, singular or mass
This will help you to keep track of how long the escargot has been stored.
Your goal is to make sure that the escargot meat is exposed to as little air as possible, as this will lessen its freezer life.
3. Verb, past tense
When you start your meal, the waiter will offer you a menu of entrees, or small starters, such as the buttery snail dish called escargot or pate, a creamy chicken liver spread.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
However, you may find yourself with too many escargot on your hands.
5. Noun, plural
Fresh or canned escargot can be safely frozen, if certain precautions are taken (although, as with shellfish, prolonged freezer storage can lead to a loss of flavor over time.)
6. Cardinal number
Remove the fresh or canned escargot from its packaging (if any).
7. Verb, past participle
If you do not have enough escargot to fill a freezer bag, use the smallest possible airtight plastic container.