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(of food, especially sliced potatoes) cooked with onions or with a white wine and onion sauce.
- ‘Al dente asparagus with expertly made hollandaise sauce, flavorful onion-laced lyonnaise and mashed potatoes made winning side dishes.’
- ‘I made the salad lyonnaise and the English muffins for brunch for friends today.’
- ‘Both "Tripe Lyonnaise" and "Tripe Poulette" (also included in this database) are delicious family dishes.’
French, characteristic of the city of Lyons.
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