Reference Entry

bags of mystery

John Ayto

in The Diner’s Dictionary

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199640249
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744433
bags of mystery

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A blackly humorous term for sausages, reflecting their often dubious contents. It is first recorded in 1864.

Reference Entry.  20 words. 

Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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