Cooking Verb List

Another list (below) that focuses on the verbs of cooking…

ajouter to add to
allumer to light
apprendre la cuisine to learn to cook
battre to whip up
battre au fouet to whisk
bouillir to boil
charger to load
coucher to layer
couper to cut
cuire to cook slowly
cuisiner to cook
découper to carve up
diviser to divide up
égoutter to drain
émietter to crumble
émincer to mince
épaissir to thicken
éparpiller to spread
épépiner to remove seeds, stones
éponger to sponge
étaler to show, display
faire cuire au four to bake
faire cuire sur le gril to cook on the grill
faire dorer to brown
faire frire to deep fry
faire revenir to shallow fry
faire sauter to sauté
farcir to stuff [something]
flamber to flambé
griller to broil
griller to grill
griller du pain to toast
hacher to chop [to mince]
incorporer to whip in
mettre to put
noircir to blacken
pocher to poach
pulper to mash
remplir to fill
rôtir to roast
saupoudrer to sprinkle on top
secouer to shake
séparer to divide
servir to serve
servir à la louche to ladle up
servir avec une cuiller to spoon [spoon out]
servir avec une fourchette to fork [fork out]
tourner to stir
trancher to slice
verser to pour