devils on horseback

Definition of devils on horseback

: a dish consisting of oysters or pieces of chicken liver seasoned, wrapped in bacon, and broiled or fried : pigs in blankets

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History and Etymology for devils on horseback

so called from the similarity to angels on horseback

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“Devils on horseback.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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