Waldorf salad

a salad of celery, diced apples, nuts, and mayonnaise.

1900–05; after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To waldorf-salad
World English Dictionary
Waldorf salad (ˈwɔːldɔːf)
a salad of diced apples, celery, and walnuts mixed with mayonnaise
[C20: named after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Word Origin & History

Waldorf salad
1911, from Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York, where it first was served.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature