In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1palmera femininepalmita feminine River Plate
- Brush the tops of the palmiers with the remaining butter, and bake for about twelve minutes, or until they have turned a little golden.
- She liked palmiers and those big fluffy meringues, too.
- Dip half of each palmier into chocolate.
- Store palmiers airtight at room temperature up to 3 days; freeze to store longer.
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