Mignonette

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Mignonette is a common name for Reseda, which is a genus of fragrant herbaceous plants.

Mignonette may also refer to:

Plants[edit]

  • Cultivars of butterhead-type Lettuce (Lactuca sativa var. capitata) such as 'Green mignonette' and 'Red mignonette'
  • Mignonette tree, also called Henna
  • Mignonette vine, Anredera cordifolia

People[edit]

In cooking[edit]

  • Mignonette or poivre mignonette is what roughly cracked or coarsely ground peppercorns are called in French cuisine, used for au poivre preparations and in bouquet garni.
  • Mignonette sauce, a sauce of vinegar and shallots, typically used for oysters

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