Definition of crêpe suzette in US English:

crêpe suzette


  • A thin dessert pancake with a brandy and citrus sauce, usually set aflame when served.

    • ‘While there are references to a dessert resembling crêpes Suzette in the late 1800s, the exact origin of this dessert is not known.’
    • ‘I really would have liked to follow the French theme to its natural conclusion and finished my meal with crêpes Suzette, but we were both rather full.’


crêpe suzette

/ˌkrāp so͞oˈzet/