Why à la tomate and similaire

JudyB2Kwiziq community member

Why à la tomate and similaire

Asked 3 years ago
JudyB2Kwiziq community member
When describing how food is made or similar do you always use 'au a la' etc instead of 'de'
LauraKwiziq team member
No, you use "à la / au" when the food is one component of many: for example, une tarte à la tomate. You use "de" when the food is the main ingredient, like jus de tomate.

Why à la tomate and similaire

Sign in to submit your answer

Don't have an account yet? Join today

Ask a question

Find your French level for FREE

Test your French to the CEFR standard

Find your French level >>
How has your day been?