Scotch egg


: a hard-boiled egg wrapped in sausage meat, covered with bread crumbs, and fried

Word History

First Known Use

1808, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Scotch egg was in 1808

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“Scotch egg.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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