melba sauce

noun

: sauce made essentially of raspberries and sugar and served often with ice cream or whipped cream on fruit compare pêche melba

Word History

Etymology

after Nellie Melba

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“Melba sauce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/melba%20sauce. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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