lobster Newburg

lobster Newburg

noun
(sometimes lowercase) lobster cooked in a thick seasoned cream sauce made with sherry or brandy.
Also, lobster Newburgh.
Also called lobster à la Newburg, lobster à la Newburgh.


Origin:
1910–15; Newburg is unexplained

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lobster Newburg (ˈnjuːbɜːɡ)
 
n
lobster cooked in a rich cream sauce flavoured with sherry

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