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The Special Sauce of the Thousand Islands.

The Special Sauce of the Thousand Islands.

| May 21, 2010 | 3 Comments

And it’s also due to the fact that I now understand where Thousand Island dressing is coming from. There is nothing tropical about it. Its success can be traced to a thrifty 19th Century New York housewife, a famous stage actress accused of getting a little too hot and heavy with her co-star, and a hotel magnate whose most famous hotel gave its name to another salad.

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