Definition of en papillote in English:

en papillote

adjective & adverb

  • (of food) cooked and served in a paper wrapper.

    as postpositive adjective ‘fish en papillote’
    • ‘Cooking en papillote is a great idea no matter what page is open on the calendar, but it suits summer time surprisingly well.’
    • ‘Make the best salmon en papillote with this easy recipe.’

Origin

French.

Pronunciation

en papillote

/ɒ̃ ˈpapɪjɒt/