Entry from US English dictionary
A small steak cut from the front section of the short loin of beef. Also called club steak.
- Know what you want when you buy a Delmonico steak.
- The meaning of a Delmonico steak has changed over the years and from place to place.
- Luckily, much care has been taken with Delmonico steak, its beefy flavor enhanced by an understated demi glace.
Named for Lorenzo Delmonico (1813–81), Swiss-born US restaurateur.
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Syllabification: Del·mon·i·co steak
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