nouvelle cuisine Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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nouvelle cuisinenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌnuː.vel.kwɪˈziːn/
a ​style of ​cooking in which ​food is ​lightlycooked and ​served in ​attractivepatterns on the ​plate in ​smallamounts: Raymond Blanc, ​star of nouvelle ​cuisine, ​tells Paul Bailey about the ​philosophy behind his ​cooking.
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