Definition of "timbale" [tim•bale]

  • A custardlike dish of cheese, chicken, fish, or vegetables baked in a drum-shaped pastry mold. (noun)
  • The pastry mold in which this food is baked. (noun)

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Use "timbale" in a sentence
  • "To prepare timbale cases, a _timbale iron_, such as is shown in Fig. 27, is required."
  • "And tonight's timbale is one more good reason why - the kitchen smelled heavenly!"
  • "A timbale is a chopped or grated mixture baked in a mold with eggs and cream and then un-molded on the plate."
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