or lobster Newburgh
(sometimes lowercase) lobster cooked in a thick seasoned cream sauce made with sherry or brandy.
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Also called lobster à la Newburg, lobster à la Newburgh.
Origin of lobster Newburg
1910–15; Newburg is unexplained
Words nearby lobster Newburg
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British Dictionary definitions for lobster Newburg
/ (ˈnjuːbɜːɡ) /
lobster cooked in a rich cream sauce flavoured with sherry
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