Definition of hollandaise
: a rich sauce made basically of butter, egg yolks, and lemon juice or vinegar
Recent Examples of hollandaise from the Web
Two tiny cornhusk canoes rest on top, each bearing lengths of hollowed baby corn stuffed with tarragon gel, wrapped in guanciale, dipped in Meyer-lemon hollandaise and dusted with bottarga, tarragon and celery.
Guests enjoyed a feast of crabmeat ravigotte, roast beef, and asparagus hollandaise.
But Melissa, and Benoît, too, knows all about hollandaise.
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Origin and Etymology of hollandaise
French sauce hollandaise, literally, Dutch sauce
First Known Use: 1907
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: a rich sauce made of butter, egg yolks, and lemon juice or vinegar
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