colcannon
noun Etymology: Irish cál ceannan, literally, white-speckled cabbage Date: circa 1785 potatoes and cabbage boiled and mashed together with butter and seasoning

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  • Colcannon — (irisch cál ceannann, weißköpfiger Kohl) ist ein traditioneller irischer und westschottischer Eintopf aus Kartoffeln, Grünkohl, Salz und Pfeffer. Außerdem kommen noch Frühlingszwiebeln …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Colcannon — Le colcannon est un plat traditionnel de la cuisine irlandaise. C’est un plat économique qui peut être servi toute l’année. Le colcannon est aussi servi le jour d’Halloween. On y cache alors à l’intérieur une pièce de monnaie. Le plat Le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Colcannon — Colcannon. Colcannon (irlandés cál ceannann, que significa repollo de cabeza blanca) se trata de un plato tradicional de la cocina irlandesa y del oeste de Escocia elaborada con puré de patatas, col (o incluso col verde), mantequilla, sal, y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • colcannon — [kəl kan′ən, kôl′kan΄ən] n. [Ir cāl ceannan < cāl, cabbage (< L caulis) + ceannan, white headed < ceann, white] an Irish dish made of potatoes and greens, esp. cabbage, boiled together and mashed …   English World dictionary

  • Colcannon — A pot of freshly made Colcannon …   Wikipedia

  • colcannon — /keuhl kan euhn, kawl kan /, n. an Irish dish made of cabbage, kale, or other greens, and potatoes boiled and mashed together. [1765 75; < Ir cál ceannann, equiv. to cál ( < L caulis cabbage) + ceann head + ann, weak var. of fionn white] * * * …   Universalium

  • colcannon — noun A traditional Irish dish made from mashed potatoes and kale, with scallions, butter, salt and pepper added …   Wiktionary

  • colcannon — I Everyday English Slang in Ireland v Mashed potatoes, cabbage or kale & butter, served at halloween II Irish Slang Mashed potatoes & cabbage/ kale …   English dialects glossary

  • colcannon — n. Irish and Scottish dish made of boiled cabbage and potatoes mashed together …   English contemporary dictionary

  • colcannon — [kɒl kanən] noun an Irish and Scottish dish of cabbage and potatoes boiled and mashed together. Origin C18: from cole + an uncertain second element …   English new terms dictionary

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