Philadelphia pepper pot
noun Date: 1929 pepper pot 2b

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Philadelphia pepper pot — noun a soup made with vegetables and tripe and seasoned with peppercorns; often contains dumplings • Syn: ↑pepper pot • Hypernyms: ↑soup * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized 1st P : pepper pot 2 b * * * Philadelph …   Useful english dictionary

  • Philadelphia Pepper Pot — Pepper Pot is a thick stew of beef tripe, vegetables, pepper and other seasonings. The origins of the stew are steeped in legend, with one story attributing the dish to Christopher Ludwick, baker general of the Continental Army during the… …   Wikipedia

  • Philadelphia pepper pot. — See pepper pot (def. 1). [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Philadelphia pepper pot. — See pepper pot (def. 1). [1925 30] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pepper pot — noun 1. a soup made with vegetables and tripe and seasoned with peppercorns; often contains dumplings • Syn: ↑Philadelphia pepper pot • Hypernyms: ↑soup 2. a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling ground pepper • Syn: ↑pepper shaker, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pepper pot — noun a) A small container with a perforated top used for sprinkling ground pepper b) A soup made of tripe, vegetables and dumplings, seasoned with pepper …   Wiktionary

  • pepper pot — noun Date: 1679 1. British pepperbox 1 2. a. a highly seasoned West Indian stew of vegetables and meat or fish b. a thick soup of tripe, meat, dumplings, and vegetables highly seasoned especially with crushed peppercorns called also Philadelphia… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pepper pot — 1. Also called Philadelphia pepper pot. a highly seasoned, thick soup made of tripe or other meat, vegetables, and sometimes dumplings. 2. a West Indian stew of meat or fish and vegetables, flavored with cassareep. 3. pepperbox. [1670 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • Philadelphiapepper pot — Philadelphia pepper pot n. See pepper pot. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cuisine of Philadelphia — The cuisine of Philadelphia was shaped largely by the city s mixture of ethnicities, available foodstuffs and history. Certain foods have become iconic to the city. Invented in Philadelphia in the 1930s, the cheesesteak is the most well known… …   Wikipedia

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