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  • n. Plural form of fishball.


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  • We had dumplings of shrimp and sausage, some of "just sausage" as Shayna's still shy of seafood, along with some naked fishballs.

    Rozanne Gold: Tastes of the Week

  • I have to say - I was PLEASANTLY surprised at the combination of the fishballs and the spicy red pepper sauce.

    EconomyBites: HuffPo Food Crossover: Economy Bites & Big Girls Small Kitchen!

  • To the left are beef balls, and, just like fishballs or meatballs, they have nothing to do with testicles, although whenever there's ground-up meat involved, I guess one can never be too certain.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • Although very clean and fresh, the fishballs lack the Chiu-Chow style of 'bouncey' fish meat.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • Being partly of Norwegian descent, their was a time when I would treck down to Bay Ridge from time to time whenever I got in the mood for some lefse, lignonberries or fishballs.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • Normal food for us would be 10 pesos worth of fishballs with extra sauce or 1 order of Karekare from the carinderia diluted with a lot of water and patis (this for a family of 6).

    posts of note

  • "You can't see anything good in MONTGOMERY, because, after the first seven or eight breakfasts with us, he said he was afraid that so many fishballs would make his head swim."

    Punchinello, Volume 1, No. 15, July 9, 1870

  • Take herrings brought to this port from Iceland, from Holland, and from Scotland; mackerel from Ireland, from the Magdalen Islands, and from Cape Breton; crabmeat from Japan; fishballs from Scandinavia; sardines from Norway and from France; caviar from Russia; shrimp which comes from Florida,

    Walking-Stick Papers

  • The breakfast itself, baked beans and fishballs, did not appeal to him, and he ate little.

    Thankful's Inheritance

  • You must wear glasses, speak in a low voice, eat beans on Saturday night, and fishballs on Sunday morning.

    The Sunbridge Girls at Six Star Ranch


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