[kroh-kuh m-boosh; French kraw-kahn-boosh] /ˌkroʊ kəmˈbuʃ; French krɔ kɑ̃ˈbuʃ/

noun, plural croquembouches
[kroh-kuh m-boo-shiz; French kraw-kahn-boosh] /ˌkroʊ kəmˈbu ʃɪz; French krɔ kɑ̃ˈbuʃ/ (Show IPA). French Cookery.
a pyramid of bite-size cream puffs coated and held in place with caramelized sugar.


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