lobster thermidor

noun
lobster ther·​mi·​dor | \ -ˈthər-mə-ˌdȯr How to pronounce lobster thermidor (audio) \

Definition of lobster thermidor

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

Examples of lobster thermidor in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Menu options include smoked salmon eggs Benedict, lobster thermidor, filet and eggs, citrus salad, crab cake with Old Bay aioli and monkey bread. San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 Mar. 2021 Dinner at the Venetian Chop House Restaurant is a la carte and upscale with entrees such as 1.5-pound lobster thermidor or duo lamb porterhouse. Amy Drew Thompson, orlandosentinel.com, 23 Dec. 2020 From 1-8 p.m., a special dish of black truffle lobster thermidor and chateaubriand ($120) will be offered. Georgann Yara, azcentral, 6 Dec. 2019 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, 7 May 2018 Snoop, meanwhile, has learned about lobster thermidor and croquembouche. The Washington Post, cleveland.com, 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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“Lobster thermidor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lobster%20thermidor. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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