Definition of rösti in US English:

rösti

noun

  • A Swiss dish of grated potatoes formed into a small flat cake and fried.

    ‘place four of the rösti in the pan’
    • ‘It was served, as was every dish save the fondue, with sides of red cabbage and rösti, that most delicious of Swiss dishes.’
    • ‘The plate also has fruit, a small portion of rösti, toast, and more.’

Origin

1950s: from Swiss German.

Pronunciation

rösti

/ˈro͝oSHtē/