crappit head
heads of haddocks or cod stuffed with a compound of oatmeal, suet, onions and pepper. See also crappen and crappin head and variant spellings using k instead of c

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • crappit-head — or crappit heid /krapˈit hēd/ noun A haddock s head stuffed with a mixture of oatmeal, suet, onions and pepper • • • Main Entry: ↑crap …   Useful english dictionary

  • crappit head — ˈkrapə̇t noun Etymology: crappit probably from past participle of Scots crap to cram, from crap (III) (top) Scotland : stuffed haddock head …   Useful english dictionary

  • crappit-heid — crappit head or crappit heid /krapˈit hēd/ noun A haddock s head stuffed with a mixture of oatmeal, suet, onions and pepper • • • Main Entry: ↑crap …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crappit heid — (English: Stuffed Head) is a traditional Scots fish course. In Gaelic it is known as ceann cropaig Its origins can be traced to the fishing communities of the North, Hebrides and North Eastern Scotland in the eighteenth century. In a time when… …   Wikipedia

  • crappin head — crappit head …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Fish head — This article refers to the foodstuff. For other uses, see Fish Heads The fish head is commonly removed from the fish before eating. It is a common foodstuff in Eastern countries but is very rarely eaten in the Western world. An exception is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Fish as food — This page is about the use of fish as food; for other uses of the word, see Fish (disambiguation) Fish as food describes the edible parts of freshwater and saltwater dwelling, cold blooded vertebrates with gills. Shellfish, such as mollusks and… …   Wikipedia

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