Melba toastMelba toast
bread sliced very thin and toasted until brown and crisp
Origin of Melba toastafter Melba, her name altered ; from Melbourne: she was born near the city
Very thinly sliced crisp toast.
Origin of Melba toastAfter Dame Nellie Melba, who was served such toast while staying at the Savoy Hotel in London in 1897.
Named after Dame Nellie Melba, along with toast.