blood sausage

noun

Definition of blood sausage

: very dark sausage containing a large proportion of blood

called also blood pudding

Examples of blood sausage in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Favorites are the blood sausage sandwich, potato bread with dashi jelly and fresh roe. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, "The Best Places to Eat and Drink in Sydney," 20 Aug. 2020 Those shrimp will be joined by a dan dan-style wheat noodles with blood sausage gravy and sichuan chile oil with fried green beans and preserved vegetables. oregonlive, "Gado Gado team to launch new ‘Asian stoner food’ pop-up, Oma’s Takeaway," 6 Apr. 2020 Ask for Martinez’s crisp-edged, hubcap-size folded tlayudas filled with blood sausage (the favorite), chorizo, beef, mushrooms or nopales. Los Angeles Times, "20 great L.A. places for Mexican food delivery and takeout," 3 Apr. 2020 From Trentino, Accarrino traveled south to Tuscany and encountered the grilled, spiced pork blood sausages at Ristorante il Granaio in the town of Bolgheri. Stacy Adimando, Saveur, "5 Unsung Pasta Classics Every Carb Lover Should Try," 9 Oct. 2017 Isaac Toup, with 300 years of Cajun Louisiana roots beneath him, has two restaurants in the city, Toups South and Toups Meatery, for authentically rich dishes: smoked duck, blood sausage, crackling, and gumbo. Timothy O'grady, Condé Nast Traveler, "In New Orleans, Life Is at Full Blast," 14 Oct. 2019 Los Pinos is also known for its delicious sides like morcilla (blood sausage), arroz con guandules (rice with pigeon peas) and fried-to-perfection plantains. Kris Fordham, Condé Nast Traveler, "Where to Find the Best Lechon in Puerto Rico," 5 Aug. 2019 Of the main courses, seek out the brodetto, a lively fish stew highlighted by razor and littleneck clams, mussels, chorizo and morcilla (blood sausage) in a complex broth with tomatoes and harissa. Phil Vettel, chicagotribune.com, "Reviews: Stephanie Izard’s Cabra and Chris Pandel’s Cira make Hoxton a dining destination," 28 June 2019 Browse stacks of saucisson sec and soppressata; beef jerky and blood sausage. Kara Baskin, BostonGlobe.com, "All the meat you could eat and much more at the revived Moody’s Delicatessen & Provisions," 27 June 2019

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First Known Use of blood sausage

1799, in the meaning defined above

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2 Sep 2020

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“Blood sausage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blood%20sausage. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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blood sausage

noun

English Language Learners Definition of blood sausage

: a very dark sausage that contains a lot of blood

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