Adjective "sauerkraut" definition and examples

(Sauerkraut may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈsaʊəkraʊt/

Definitions and examples

noun

A German dish of chopped pickled cabbage.
  1. 'Stews, roasts, and casseroles with vegetable, salads, sour pickles, and sauerkraut make up the usual main course.'
  2. 'Christmas dinner includes roast pork or goose, blood sausage, sauerkraut, potatoes, and head cheese, with gingerbread cookies for dessert.'
  3. 'In a small bowl mix together the lovage, brioche, sauerkraut, creme fraiche, and sour cream.'
  4. 'Also popular for special meals is roast duck, pork, or goose with dumplings and sauerkraut.'
  5. 'The choucroute, which is sausage and smoked ham cooked in sauerkraut, was also a winner.'
  6. 'Alsace is also, incidentally, the home of choucroute garnie, a traditional dish of sauerkraut and various forms of pork.'
  7. 'Mashed potatoes covered with beef gravy, noodles with brown butter, chicken potpie, and sauerkraut are regional favorites.'
  8. 'Choucroute, a statement of Alsatian identity on a plate, is a sturdy dish of sauerkraut laden with cured and boiled meats: smoked sausage, ham knuckles, belly pork.'
  9. 'Mulgikapsad is a pork and sauerkraut dish that takes its name from an Estonian province.'
  10. 'Try authentic sauerkraut, spicy sausages, schnitzels and pretzels washed down with one of the 800 varieties of beers found in the Bavarian region of Germany.'

More definitions

1. cabbage cut fine, salted, and allowed to ferment until sour.

More examples(as adjective)

"assets can be sauerkraut."

Origin

From German, from sauer ‘sour’ + Kraut ‘vegetable’.