lobster thermidor

noun
lobster ther·mi·dor | \ -ˈthər-mə-ˌdȯr \

Definition of lobster thermidor 

: cooked lobster meat in a rich wine sauce stuffed into a lobster shell and browned

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Herb & Wood in Little Italy will serve a brunch menu with dishes like Dutch baby souffle pancakes, jamon iberico Benedict, scallop ceviche and lobster thermidor. 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 13. Carolina Gusman, sandiegouniontribune.com, "117 ways to celebrate mom: Your San Diego guide to Mother's Day brunches, lunches and dinners," 7 May 2018 Snoop, meanwhile, has learned about lobster thermidor and croquembouche. The Washington Post, cleveland.com, "'Martha and Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party' starts its second season tonight on VH1," 16 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of lobster thermidor

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lobster thermidor

thermidor, from French, from Thermidor, drama (1891) by Victorien Sardou

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