eggs Benedict

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Eggs Benedict is an American dish consisting of poached eggs and grilled ham placed on the split and toasted halves of the sort of buns known in the USA as ‘English muffins’, and then covered with hollandaise sauce. The term is allegedly based on the name of a patron at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, whose favourite dish it was.

Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

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