cordon bleu means: French chef is highly skilled. Legend has it that King Louis XV awarded a blue medal to a French female chef for preparing an exceptional meal. This was United States chicken stuffed in ham and white sauce. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does cordon bleu mean?

  • This dish is made up of thin, boneless chicken breasts and veal scallops. It’s then topped with a thin slice each of Emmenthal-style cheese and ham. (in Cooking Dictionary)
  • Person who is highly skilled in one field. (in Merlin Dictionary)