Waldorf salad

[wawl-dawrf]

Origin of Waldorf salad

1900–05; after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City
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Related Words for waldorf salad

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British Dictionary definitions for waldorf salad

Waldorf salad

noun
  1. a salad of diced apples, celery, and walnuts mixed with mayonnaise

Word Origin for Waldorf salad

C20: named after the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City
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Word Origin and History for waldorf salad

Waldorf salad

1911, from Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York, where it first was served.

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