Definition of à la king in English:

à la king

Pronunciation /ˌä l(ə) ˈkiNG/ /ˌal (ə)/ /ˌɑ lɑ ˈkɪŋ/


  • (of a dish) with diced meat in a cream sauce, usually with green peppers and pimientos.

    • ‘Manhattan Turkey A La King recipe brought to you by recipe ideas.’
    • ‘A Classic Chicken a la King Recipe’
    • ‘I always had Chicken a la King - dainty pieces of skinless chicken breast in a white sauce with red peppers, served with buttered rice.’
    • ‘Make the best Chicken à la King Express with this easy recipe’
    • ‘Add chicken, pimiento, and mushrooms. Heat chicken a la king through. Serve chicken a la king over toast points or rice.’


à la king

/ˌä l(ə) ˈkiNG/ /ˌal (ə)/ /ˌɑ lɑ ˈkɪŋ/