charlotte russe

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n charlotte russe lady fingers enclosing Bavarian cream
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Charlotte Russe (Cookery) a dish composed of custard or whipped cream, inclosed in sponge cake.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Charlotte russe a custard enclosed in a kind of sponge-cake
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., lit., Russian charlotte

Usage

In literature:

The ball room is white, with red hangings, and looks like a Charlotte Russe with maraschino cherries.
"Bab: A Sub-Deb" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
RUSSE, Charlotte, a pleasant creature, but one who sometimes caused pain after a visit.
"Who Was Who: 5000 B. C. to Date" by Anonymous
I have a cataclysm of charlotte-russe in my stomach.
"Gerfaut, Complete" by Charles de Bernard
This is superior to a Charlotte Russe.
"Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches" by Eliza Leslie
This recipe is especially nice for Charlotte Russe, being so light and porous.
"The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887)" by Mrs. F.L. Gillette
Can't I go and get the charlotte russe for you now?
"Phyllis" by Maria Thompson Daviess
This cake is nice for lining Charlotte-Russe molds also.
"The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking" by Helen Campbell
MOULDS OF PUDDING, CREAMS, CHARLOTTE RUSSE, ICE-CREAM, ETC.
"Carving and Serving" by Mrs. D. A. Lincoln
For some time Billy Jackrabbit had been standing by the table looking greedily down upon the charlotte russes there.
"The Girl of the Golden West" by David Belasco
CHARLOTTE RUSSE SPONGE CAKE.
"The Community Cook Book" by Anonymous
Of course a charlotte russe can be varied in many ways.
"Choice Cookery" by Catherine Owen
Charlotte a la russe 130 479.
"Desserts and Salads" by Gesine Lemcke
Charlotte Russe, bit of cake.
"The Holy Earth" by L. H. Bailey
Grease well a charlotte russe or pudding mold; line it one inch thick with boiled rice.
"The Century Cook Book" by Mary Ronald
A charlotte russe may be decorated in the same way, with the same cream as that used to fill it.
"Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks" by Pierre Blot
Line charlotte-russe moulds or dessert glasses with lady-fingers, split and trimmed to fit.
"The Myrtle Reed Cook Book" by Myrtle Reed
But thou wert as well pleased with a charlotte russe!
"Frédérique; vol. 2" by Charles Paul de Kock
There's a smudge of soap on the end of your nose and you look like a charlotte russe.
"The Maker of Opportunities" by George Gibbs
Missy arranged the bonbons and the flowers, and the deceitful charlotte russe, with its cave of surprises.
"Missy" by Miriam Coles Harris
There was orange gelatine and charlotte russe, and some delicious nut sandwiches.
"Mary Ware in Texas" by Annie F. Johnston
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In poetry:

ALICE EULALIE CORALINE
EUPHROSINE COLOMBINA THERESE
JULIETTE STEPHANIE CELESTINE
CHARLOTTE RUSSE DE LA SAUCE MAYONNAISE.
"Lorenzo De Lardy" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Charlotte Russe has partnered with MICROS-Retail, a division of MICROS Systems Inc, to develop and build a robust omni-channel solution as part of a revamp of its retail systems.
Apparel retailer Charlotte Russe has selected Micros Retail, a division of Micros Systems Inc, to develop and build a robust omnichannel solution as part of a revamp of its retail systems.
Fluid Inc designs new web, mobile e-commerce sites for Charlotte Russe .
Commerce solution provider Innotrac Corp. Said Thursday that Charlotte Russe has selected it to provide fulfillment and contact center solutions for the retailer's growing e-commerce business.
Of Charlotte Russe , a clothing chain, was conducted and condensed by Adam Bryant.
Hot Looks From Marc Jacobs, Charlotte Russe and More.
His wife, Queen Charlotte, had a better time of it, giving her name to a dessert, the charlotte, as in apple charlotte or charlotte Russe.
Fluid Inc, a digital agency and creator of on-demand, e-commerce solutions for retailers, has teamed up with specialty retailer Charlotte Russe to launch the brand's newly redesigned e-commerce web and mobile sites.
Jeans, Charlotte Russe, two weeks ago, $19.99.
Bill Russ, Charlotte Observer, MCT.
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