Definitions

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  • adj. Chopped fine and served raw.

Etymologies

French tartare. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But walk those extra blocks and through the sterile lobby of the Alexandria Centre and you will find yourself picking among bar snacks that include salt cod croquettes ($8), a raw bar with steak and sea urchin tartare ($14) and charcuterie such as the famed Spanish Iberico Pata Negra ($11).

    'Top Chef' Judge Enters Kips Bay

  • I order either steak or tuna tartare, which is the best in Italy.

    Lunch, Italian Style

  • When I complain D. points out that she cannot eat pink meat and I can eat well done meat, when I point out that she could eat from the outside of the roast, leaving me the pink inside, her reply is that the meat isn't cooked properly, then I add that she can eat steak tartare, which is completely raw, she adds that doesn't count.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • The tartare is another example of the way a classic French bistro dish has been adapted to new-age cuisine.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • My initial patriotic instinct was to order the U.S. beef and ask for it "tartare," just for spite.

    Archive 2003-02-01

  • Brooklyn chef Lukas Volger honors chickpea-spinach burgers, tofu-chard burgers, beet "tartare" burgers,

    AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed

  • Delights included a kind of caviar martini: oyster "tartare" at the bottom, black jelly of oyster next, haricot cream and a garnish of caviar and gold leaf on top.

    New York Sun - All Articles

  • 'tartare' referred to dishes that were covered in bread crumbs, grilled or broiled, and served with a strong sauce, somewhere along the way the term was applied just to the sauce and to the raw steak dish.

    Slashfood

  • There was "Handyman" roasted tomato tartare, "Fire and Rain" Thai green curry duck and—you knew it was coming, didn't you?

    Carnegie Hall's Big Birthday Bash

  • Aamaan's Etablissement aamanns.dk was our favourite lunch spot, mainly for its steak tartare and citrus-and-spice marinated salmon.

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