béar·naise sauce (bâr-nāzʹ, bā'är-, -ər-) n.
A sauce of butter and egg yolks that is flavored with vinegar, wine, shallots, tarragon, and chervil.
  [French béarnaise, feminine of béarnais of Béarn.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • béarnaisesauce — bé•ar•naise′ sauce [[t]bɛrˈneɪz, ˈnɛz, ˌbeɪ ər [/t]] n. coo a thick sauce of egg yolks, butter, vinegar, wine, shallots, and tarragon • Etymology: < F, =Béarn district in SW France + aise, fem. of ais ese …   From formal English to slang

  • bearnaisesauce — bear|naise|sauce (el. bearnaisesovs) sb., n, r, rne …   Dansk ordbog

  • bearnaisesovs — bear|naise|sovs (el. bearnaisesauce) sb., en, e el. er, ene el. erne …   Dansk ordbog

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