prairie oyster love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang A drink made from a whole raw egg yolk, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, salt, and pepper that is taken as a palliative for a hangover or as a cure for hiccups.
  • n. Chiefly Western U.S. The testis of a calf, cooked and served as food.

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  • n. A drink consisting of a raw egg with yolk intact, Worcestershire sauce, hot sauce, salt, and ground black pepper.


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  • In mountain states, once termed "mountain oysters", now more commonly "Rocky Mountain oysters".

    January 12, 2009

  • Deep-fried bull's balls. In Spanish, "huevos del toro".

    November 9, 2007