chitterlings


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A food derived from pigs which is popular in the southern US

chitterlings

cross-sectional rings of the large intestine of the pig; usually deepfried quickly to a crackling, crisp delicacy.
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Surtees, feigns surprise at "Nimrod's" observation: "But would you breed from Vulcan,--with his chitterlings throat, his elbows out, and his yellow-pied sides?
A while ago I bought a book (booklet) entitled something like, The American Chitterlings Cookbook which did not help a bit.
Recurring outbreaks of yersiniosis associated with pork chitterlings.
On recent visits to Asda, Tesco and Morrisons I sought in vain for the following traditional foods - brawn, chitterlings (pressed or roped), sweetbreads, tripe, veal, rabbit, pig's trotters, beef or marrow bones for soup or a pig's head to make my own brawn.
com), which provides cleaned chitterlings nationwide over the Internet.
Like the lovers of the poor from "the Ladies' Bette rment League" who, visiting from suburban Lake Forest and Glencoe, gag at "the urine, cabbage, and dead beans,/Dead porridge of assorted dusty grains,/The old smoke, heavy diapers, and, they're told,/Something called chitterlings" (Blacks 350), Cabot too takes olfactory offense at "the fume of pig foot, chitterlings, and cheap chili" (10).
Like wonderful smothered pork chops, distinctive dirty rice, and, for those who have acquired the taste for it, exceptionally good (chitlins) chitterlings - the latter two served in bowls, and only on Thursdays.
They sold faggots and peas, chitterlings, pigs trotters etc about the time of the First World War.
Don't think "innards," think "ethnic" (and never tell the family exactly what chitterlings or sweetbreads are made of, until they taste them first.
As for the butcher, he would sell you all the offal and cheap meats that are so often eschewed today - tripe, chitterlings, brains, cows' heels, pigs' feet, sheeps' heads, hearts and whatever was needed to make faggots.
The memories of those piping hot chitterlings coming into the shop to be sold will stay with me forever.
Protracted outbreak of Salmonella typhimurium definitive phage type 170 food poisoning related to tripe, 'pig bag,' and chitterlings.