verb. pour liquor over and ignite (a dish).
Sentences with flambe
1. Noun, singular or mass
The restaurant is best known for its flaming cheese or saganaki, a block of creamy kaseri cheese delivered to the table en flambe.
2. Noun, plural
Meats cooked in wine, no-bake desserts and flambe are examples.
3. Verb, base form
A more dramatic method for cooking with alcohol is to flambe a dish by pouring alcohol over the food and lighting it on fire.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
To start, appetizers selections include Japanese egg rolls, scallops flambe and tempura-style seafood, chicken, or vegetables.
The wait staff wear tuxedos and prepare food at the table, including flambe desserts.