Eatcyclopedia is our ever-expanding glossary of food terms, and we'll be highlighting a term from it each weekday. The entries include definitions and, where applicable, pronunciations and country of origin - all spelling bee competitor style. Want us this use it in a sentence? Okay, here goes.
Use: The garde manger prepared all the cold dishes in the restaurant tonight, including that smooth and creamy pâté and that crisp green salad.
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In the summertime when the weather is fine, it's hard not to have peaches on the mind. 'Tis the season to sink your teeth into a perfectly ripe peach and feel its sweet juices trickle down your chin. Commemorate National Peaches and Cream Day the only way that seems fitting: by indulging in summer's fruit with a generous dollop of freshly whipped cream.