Definition of 'crème brûlée'
Example sentences containing 'crème brûlée'
Grit seeped up through the floorboards and got everywhere, even into the crème brûlée, for which Carol had developed a demeaning craving.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES (2002) THE GOLDEN LION (2002) RESCUING ROSE (2002)
Your whole body is the color of caramel, like my crème brûlée, but you're not cold like ice cream, you're warm.THE BRONZE HORSEMAN (2002)
Definition of crème brûlée from the Collins English Dictionary
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