hollandaise

noun
hol·​lan·​daise | \ ˌhä-lən-ˈdāz How to pronounce hollandaise (audio) \

Definition of hollandaise

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

Examples of hollandaise in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lemony hollandaise provides the perfect creamy contrast to spicy sautéed mustard greens and poached eggs. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Skillet Eggs With Mustard Greens and Hollandaise," 30 Apr. 2020 Think fettuccine Alfredo, mac and cheese and any place hollandaise sauce shows up. Paul Stephen, ExpressNews.com, "Paul’s Cooking Tips: Five types of mustard you need and why," 3 Oct. 2020 No one wants to make eggs Benedict at home — like, hollandaise is a pain in the butt. Justin Phillips, SFChronicle.com, "Will the comfort food trend survive COVID-19?," 21 Sep. 2020 The gastropub is also selling bacon lollipops drizzled with maple hollandaise and served atop a funnel cake; a Luscher’s sausage with jalapeño chutney; and crispy churro ice cream topped with coconut, caramel and chocolate fondue. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, "Where to get fair food in Dallas-Fort Worth since State Fair of Texas was canceled," 15 Sep. 2020 Spoon half over eggs, sprinkle with tarragon, and serve with bread and remaining hollandaise if desired. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Skillet Eggs With Mustard Greens and Hollandaise," 30 Apr. 2020 Get ready for a day of celebrating with hearty dishes like beef tenderloin eggs Benedict ($16.50) and a crab and avocado omelet topped with hollandaise ($16.50). Georgann Yara, The Arizona Republic, "21 metro Phoenix restaurants with deals and specials for 4th of July," 29 June 2020 To serve, slice the fish into four pieces and drizzle a generous spoonful of the hollandaise sauce over the top. Jonathan Miles, Field & Stream, "How to Cook Steelhead Wellington," 22 May 2020 Meanwhile, make the hollandaise sauce: Set a medium pot of water over low heat, until barely simmering. Jonathan Miles, Field & Stream, "How to Cook Steelhead Wellington," 22 May 2020

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First Known Use of hollandaise

1907, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hollandaise

French sauce hollandaise, literally, Dutch sauce

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The first known use of hollandaise was in 1907

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18 Oct 2020

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“Hollandaise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hollandaise. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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hollandaise

noun
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English Language Learners Definition of hollandaise

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

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