- a salad of celery, diced apples, nuts, and mayonnaise.
Origin of Waldorf salad
1900–05; after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City
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- a salad of diced apples, celery, and walnuts mixed with mayonnaise
C20: named after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City
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Word Origin and History for waldorf salad
1911, from Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York, where it first was served.
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