lobster Newburg

or lobster Newburgh


noun

(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
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British Dictionary definitions for lobster Newburg

lobster Newburg
/ (ˈnjuːbɜːɡ) /

noun

lobster cooked in a rich cream sauce flavoured with sherry
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