1962, in the meaning defined above
Richard Foster, friend of New Orleans restaurateur Owen E. Brennan, at whose restaurant the dish was first made
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“Bananas Foster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bananas%20Foster. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.
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