How Do You Pronounce 'Pièce Montée, Pièces Montées'?
A Quick Overview Of Pièce Montée, Pièces Montées
'Pièce montée, pièces montées' is a French culinary term, which can refer to various things. Historically it was a large ornamental item which decorated the banquet table - in this sense it reached the greatest heights of opulence and splendour under the direction of the great chef, Carême. Today it can refer to:
- a layer cake
- a pyramid-shaped arrangement of cream puffs
How To Say It
- pièce montées
- pyehs moh~/tay