Definition of Chantilly cream in English:

Chantilly cream


mass noun
  • Sweetened or flavoured whipped cream.

    • ‘The curd is more lemony than a lemon drop and therefore the Chantilly cream is the perfect topping.’
    • ‘And the warm sweet-potato pie with Chantilly cream is sublime.’
    • ‘The Chantilly cream can now be smoothed or piped over the topping of the pie.’
    • ‘With your spatula, spread the Chantilly cream on top of the cake in a circular motion until it is flat and smooth.’
    • ‘All these come with aerosol Chantilly cream, a French quirk.’


Mid 19th century: named after Chantilly, a town near Paris, where it originated.


Chantilly cream