Caesar salad

noun

Definition of Caesar salad

: a tossed salad usually made of romaine, garlic, anchovies, and croutons and dressed with olive oil, coddled egg, lemon juice, and grated cheese

First Known Use of Caesar salad

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Caesar salad

Caesar Cardini †1957 American (Italian-born) restaurateur

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“Caesar salad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caesar%20salad. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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