dandyfunk

dandyfunk

(ˈdændɪˌfʌŋk)
n
a type of dessert typically eaten at sea, consisting of a cake or biscuit baked in fat and molasses
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It is perhaps as alarming and exhilarating as the Western seaman's culinary switch from the "usual sailor's menu of lobscouse, dandyfunk and chokedog, to a Laskari fare of karibat and kedgeree."
Other activities include making "dandyfunk," a dessert made from hardtack and molasses; making Chinese puzzles; creating an Inuit mask; constructing a Maori grass skirt; and playing the traditional Hawaiian game N'oa.