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lobster Newburg

or lobster Newburgh

noun
  1. (sometimes lowercase) lobster cooked in a thick seasoned cream sauce made with sherry or brandy.
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Origin of lobster Newburg

1910–15; Newburg is unexplained
Also called lobster à la Newburg, lobster à la Newburgh.
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British Dictionary definitions for lobster newburg

lobster Newburg

noun
  1. lobster cooked in a rich cream sauce flavoured with sherry
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