Definition of pithivier in English:

pithivier

noun

  • A tart with a rich almond filling.

    • ‘For dessert, try the intense lemon-curd pavlova, or the pithivier, a warm pastry filled with pistachio cream and served with tangy buttermilk ice cream drizzled with sweet-tart blackberries.’

Origin

From French Pithiviers, the name of a small town in the department of the Loiret.

Pronunciation:

pithivier

/ˌpɪtɪˈvjeɪ/