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A 'parfait' *(m) is an ice-cream based dessert. The ice-cream is made with heavy cream. It is sometimes served sliced. In the UK and the USA, a 'parfait' is a type of dessert with whipped cream - but this is not the traditional culinary French meaning of the term.
Chef's also create savory parfaits - as with many culinary terms, the concept can be expanded well beyond the original meaning. Parfait also means 'perfect' in French. C'est le parfait parfait - it's the perfect parfait :)
- Parfait au Chocolat - Chocolate Parfait
The plural, parfaits, is pronounced identically to the singular in French.
- pahr/feh (French)
- par/fay (Anglicized)