Danish pastry


Danish pastry
,Danish `pastry noun count
a flat sweet cake for one person, containing fruit and nuts and often with FROSTING on the top

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Danish pastry — is a sweet pastry which has become a speciality of Denmark and is popular throughout the industrialized world, although the form it takes can differ significantly from country to country. The ingredients include flour, yeast, milk, eggs, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Danish pastry — n. [also d p ] (a) rich, flaky pastry of raised dough filled with fruit, cheese, etc. and usually topped with icing …   English World dictionary

  • Danish pastry — n a small fairly flat sweet cake, often with fruit inside …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Danish (pastry) — A glazed apple Danish. Danish pastry is a sweet pastry which has become a specialty of Denmark and neighbouring Scandinavian countries and is popular throughout the industrialized world, although the form it takes can differ significantly from… …   Wikipedia

  • Danish pastry — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms Danish pastry : singular Danish pastry plural Danish pastries a flat sweet cake for one person, containing fruit and nuts and often with icing on the top …   English dictionary

  • Danish pastry — Danish pastries N COUNT Danish pastries are cakes made from sweet pastry. They are often filled with things such as apple or almond paste …   English dictionary

  • Danish pastry — Synonyms and related words: Danish, English muffin, French pastry, Parker House roll, Yorkshire pudding, bagel, baklava, bialy, bialystoker, blintz, bun, chocolate eclair, clover leaf roll, coffee cake, cream puff, crescent roll, croissant, cross …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Danish pastry — noun Date: 1921 a pastry made of a rich raised dough …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Danish pastry — a light, rich, flaky pastry, esp. a puff paste, leavened with yeast and often filled with cheese, nuts and raisins, custard, or fruit. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • Danish pastry — noun a cake of sweetened yeast pastry with toppings or fillings of icing, fruit, or nuts …   English new terms dictionary