pig in a blanket

noun phrase
plural pigs in a blanket or pigs in blankets

Definition of pig in a blanket

: a frankfurter served in a wrapper of baked dough

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Order some homemade pigs in a blanket and a Blood and Sand and your night will be complete. Eirian Yem, Town & Country, "The 10 Coziest Restaurants With Fireplaces In New York City," 10 Oct. 2016 Guests drank red wine and nibbled on pigs in a blanket, arancini, and tuna tartare. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "Claire Foy, Damien Chazelle, Ben Stiller, and More Celebrate First Man at the Monkey Bar," 4 Oct. 2018 Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day," 11 Jan. 2018 Sure, there's the old standby, ribs, and the dip-able pigs in a blanket. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "47 Meaty Super Bowl Snacks You'll Want on Game Day," 11 Jan. 2018 In the same category as pigs in a blanket: everyone is happy to see them, sophisticated people shed their cool. Katie Workman, Detroit Free Press, "Recipe: No one can resist the temptation of classic deviled eggs," 31 Mar. 2018 Brush the pigs in a blanket with the egg wash and sprinkle with spice mix. 5. SI.com, "Everything Spice Pigs in a Blanket with Rye Mustard," 29 Jan. 2018 Put the pig in a blanket seam side down on the prepared baking sheet. SI.com, "Everything Spice Pigs in a Blanket with Rye Mustard," 29 Jan. 2018 Bake the pigs in a blanket for 20 minutes, until puffed and golden; rotate the baking sheet halfway through baking. SI.com, "Everything Spice Pigs in a Blanket with Rye Mustard," 29 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of pig in a blanket

1926, in the meaning defined above

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pig in a blanket

noun

English Language Learners Definition of pig in a blanket

US : a small hot dog that is served in a wrapping of baked dough

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