suc·​co·​tash | \ ˈsə-kə-ˌtash How to pronounce succotash (audio) \

Definition of succotash

: lima or shell beans and kernels of green corn cooked together

Examples of succotash in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Nest, where Kodiak scallops are served with fennel cream, chorizo, and sweet corn succotash made with brown butter and tarragon. Mara Severin, Anchorage Daily News, 27 June 2021 Try this recipe for charred okra succotash salad with sliced rounds of larger okra pods instead of small whole okra. Casey Barber, CNN, 18 June 2021 This summer succotash features all of the season's finest veggies: Corn, zucchini, tomatoes and green beans. Kate Merker, Good Housekeeping, 14 June 2021 Courtney also has ambitions of adding a new summer corn succotash dish with Cajun spices and blue cheese; and a cold pasta salad with pico, bacon and bechamel sauce. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, 1 Apr. 2021 The a la carte menu includes celebratory fare like eggs benedict with Dungeness crab cakes instead of ham ($20), spring vegetable succotash over cheesy grits ($17) and wagyu prime rib hash ($18). Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 26 Mar. 2021 Dig into turkey breast, stuffing, garlic mashed potatoes, gravy, sweet potatoes, mac-and-cheese, creamed corn succotash, green bean casserole, cranberry chutney, apple salad, dinner rolls and pumpkin pie, at $28.99 per person. Rick Nelson, Star Tribune, 20 Nov. 2020 The Peppermill: Steakhouse + Cocktail An Easter meal for four ($80) comes with a 1-pound ham, cheesy potato casserole, summer succotash, house rolls and a pistachio torte. Georgann Yara, azcentral, 8 Apr. 2020 The meal includes a fully cooked, juicy ham, creamy whipped sweet potatoes, and corn and edamame succotash. Katlyn Moncada, Better Homes & Gardens, 2 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of succotash

1751, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for succotash

Narragansett msíckquatash boiled corn kernels

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The first known use of succotash was in 1751

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“Succotash.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of succotash

: a dish consisting of corn and lima beans that are cooked together

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