Savory morsels of ham, golden blocks of corn-cake, fragments of pie of every conceivable mathematical figure, chicken wings, gizzards
, and drumsticks, all appeared in picturesque confusion; and Sam, as monarch of all he surveyed, sat with his palm-leaf cocked rejoicingly to one side, and patronizing Andy at his right hand.
All this they read with saucer eyes, and erect and primitive curiosity, and with unwearied gizzard
, whose corrugations even yet need no sharpening, just as some little four-year-old bencher his two-cent gilt-covered edition of Cinderella -- without any improvement, that I can see, in the pronunciation, or accent, or emphasis, or any more skill in extracting or inserting the moral.
Nay, I spied nothing," grumbled Sir Oliver, "for I was hurried down with a clam stuck in my gizzard
and an untasted goblet of Cyprus on the board behind me.
But the following fact is more important: the crops of birds do not secrete gastric juice, and do not in the least injure, as I know by trial, the germination of seeds; now after a bird has found and devoured a large supply of food, it is positively asserted that all the grains do not pass into the gizzard
for 12 or even 18 hours.
Jos descended from the post-chaise and down the creaking swaying steps in awful state, supported by the new valet from Southampton and the shuddering native, whose brown face was now livid with cold and of the colour of a turkey's gizzard
A hero, you know, must hold himself in readiness for any kind of fate; and doubtless the glory of the thing was a consolation to him, even in the crane's gizzard
It feeds on the delicate sea-weeds which grow among the stones in muddy and shallow water; and I found in its stomach several small pebbles, as in the gizzard
of a bird.
In the porkers he saw carved out the future sleek side of bacon, and juicy relishing ham; not a turkey but he beheld daintily trussed up, with its gizzard
under its wing, and, peradventure, a necklace of savory sausages; and even bright chanticleer himself lay sprawling on his back, in a side dish, with uplifted claws, as if craving that quarter which his chivalrous spirit disdained to ask while living.
Part 2 - poultry meat chicken back quarters - 40 250 kg chicken breast fillet - 3 260 kg chicken liver - 15 700 kg chicken gizzards
- 19 800 kg chicken wings - 7 700 kg chicken ground meat - 22 800 kg chicken cutlets - 12,900 kg
He sold such a big variety of chicken, including gizzards
, livers and hearts, that when a character called Chicken George appeared on the '70s TV show, Roots, the nickname stuck to Mr Mather as well.
These were the same things I grew up eating, which my motherwho now has a strong Jewish rather than Presbyterian identity, albeit without any religious underpinningsstill makes today: roast goose liver, beef soup with matzo balls, green pea soup cooked with chicken necks, gizzards
, and liver.
But once again the beloved Mang Larry's Isawan is feeling the heat and may have to take its menu of skewered gizzards
and intestines elsewhere on the campus, after the UP Swimming Varsity Team complained about the smoke affecting the athletes' daily practice.