- So-called because the molasses attracts flies, which must be shooed away. (Wiktionary)
- So called because one will supposedly have to shoo away the flies attracted to the sweet filling. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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Pies, Tarts, Turnovers, and other flaky or wrapped lovelies
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Pastry words anyone?
(often too sweet)
...items noted on my dry-erase grocery list either by me or, if misspelled, by my husband or by my son who does it just to be funny.
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