agrodolce

Pronunciation: [ah-groh-DOHL-cheh]

The Italian term for a sweet-and-sour flavor (dolce means sweet, agro is sour); synonymous with the French aigre-doux.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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