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noun hol·lan·daise \ˌhä-lən-ˈdāz\

Simple Definition of hollandaise

  • : a rich sauce made of butter, egg yolks, and lemon juice or vinegar

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hollandaise

  1. :  a rich sauce made basically of butter, egg yolks, and lemon juice or vinegar

Origin and Etymology of hollandaise

French sauce hollandaise, literally, Dutch sauce

First Known Use: 1907

Rhymes with hollandaise

anyways, chrysoprase, color phase, cornerways, crème anglaise, holidays, Louis Seize, Louis Treize, lyonnaise, mayonnaise, metaphrase, nowadays, out of phase, overglaze, overgraze, paraphrase, photophase, polonaise, polyphase, single-phase, underglaze

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