Definition of Peach Melba

1. Noun. Ice cream and peaches with a liqueur.

Generic synonyms: Afters, Dessert, Sweet



Definition of Peach Melba

1. Noun. A classic French dessert, combing peaches and raspberry sauce accompanied with vanilla ice cream. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peach Melba

peacemongers
peacenik
peaceniks
peaces
peacetime
peacetimes
peach
peach-leaved willow
peach-wood
peach bell
peach bells
peach blight
peach blossom
peach ice cream
peach kernel oil
peach melba
peach orchard
peach palm
peach palms
peach pit
peach sauce
peach tree
peachblow
peachblows
peached
peachen
peacher
peachers
peaches
peaches-and-cream

Literary usage of Peach Melba

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1. The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book by Victor Hirtzler (1919)
"Peach Melba. Peel some large fresh peaches, and cook them whole in a light syrup; or use whole preserved peaches. From vanilla ice cream, that is frozen ..."

2. The Big Show: My Six Months with the American Expeditionary Forces by Elsie Janis (1919)
"Remarks about other raids and how many were killed floated on cigarette smoke, and were swallowed with a bit of peach Melba. Suddenly Mother came to. ..."

3. The Big Show: My Six Months with the American Expeditionary Forces by Elsie Janis (1919)
"But no! they were all toying with an unsuspecting peach Melba. So I took a long breath and leapt onto mine as if it had been a German. ..."

4. Mrs. Norton's Cook-book: Selecting, Cooking, and Serving for the Home Table by Jeanette Young Norton (1917)
"Peach Melba Select a large ripe peach for each person to be served. Dip each peach in boiling water to remove the skin. Place a large spoonful of vanilla ..."

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