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  • n. Alternative spelling of cream puff.


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  • He said he could not believe Hayes 'teams practiced plays for Michigan during the regular season when a creampuff was the next opponent.


  • From what I gather "creampuff" was either a real-estate regionalism or has fallen out of fashion.

    Chicago Reader

  • I wonder what kind of creampuff treatment these guys will get - one has a daddy who is a big rightie US Attorney.

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • Pierce the bottom of the creampuff shells with a metal skewer or trussing needle to create a vent for the steam as they cool, to keep the shells crisp.

    Kerry Saretsky: Franglais: Peanut Butter Cup Profiteroles

  • A sweet peanut butter pastry cream is stuffed into homemade or store-bought creampuff shells, which are bathed in melted chocolate and crowned with chopped peanuts.

    Kerry Saretsky: Franglais: Peanut Butter Cup Profiteroles

  • Whether you make the creampuff shells yourself, or you buy them, this recipe is super easy to execute.

    Kerry Saretsky: Franglais: Peanut Butter Cup Profiteroles

  • Use a serrated knife to slice the top quarter of each creampuff (recipe #1 follows) off, leaving a little hinge.

    Kerry Saretsky: Franglais: Peanut Butter Cup Profiteroles

  • Did attending USC and preparing for his professional career (while ostensibly getting a free high-quality back-up education should he have blown out a knee against some creampuff like NW Louisiana) cost Sanchez a dime?

    Matthew Yglesias » Playoffs!

  • Our fourteen-year-old black Labrador Retriever, Cato, was not only a creampuff, but he'd been blind in one eye since age two, when he was kicked by a horse, and was now nearly blind in the other from a cataract.

    The Chicken Chronicles

  • Life is sweet, but not always in "Kings of Pastry," in which the quest for the perfect creampuff can take on soul-crushing consequences.

    Blood, Sweat and Fears


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  • Melts my heart every time. :-9

    August 3, 2009