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Sep. 4th, 2010

03:13 pm - False-nationality names

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From:captpackrat
Date:September 4th, 2010 11:20 pm (UTC)
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Most dressings with national names aren't from said country. In addition to Russian:
Italian dressing isn't from Italy
French dressing (as served in the US, homogeneous red goo) isn't from France.

French toast is originally from Spain.

German chocolate cake was invented by an Englishman named Samuel German.

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