beef stroganoff

Origin of beef stroganoff

First recorded in 1940–45
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British Dictionary definitions for beef stroganoff

beef stroganoff

noun
  1. a dish of thin strips of beef cooked with onions, mushrooms, and seasonings, served in a sour-cream sauce

Word Origin for beef stroganoff

C19: named after Count Paul Stroganoff, 19th-century Russian diplomat
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