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also kish·ka  (kĭsh′kə)
1. Beef or chicken intestine that is stuffed with a seasoned mixture of matzo meal or flour, onion, and suet and is prepared by boiling and roasting. Also called derma, stuffed derma.
2. also kishkes Informal The abdomen or guts: The ball hit me in the kishkes.

[Yiddish, from Russian kishka, intestine; see (s)keu- in Indo-European roots.]


(Cookery) a beef or fowl intestine or skin stuffed with flour, onion, etc, and boiled and roasted
[Yiddish: gut, probably from Russian kishka]


or kish•ka

(ˈkɪʃ kə)

n., pl. -kes or -kas.
1. a dish of beef or fowl casing stuffed as with flour, fat, and onions, and roasted.
2. kishkes, Slang. the innermost parts; guts.
[1935–40; < Yiddish < Slavic; compare Polish kiszka sausage]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kishke - (Judaism) roasted fowl intestines with a seasoned filling of matzo meal and suet
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
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For the most part they filled in what they had overlooked in the first volume--some more Yiddish, including a full range of culinary delights from chunt or chulent to kishke and kreplach, to which may be added klafteh (bitch, from the Aramaic kalbta), stutz (one-night stand, fling), tzingaleh (hand-rolled cigarette; joint), and tzitzim or tzitzkes (tits); some more Arabic: achia (great
As a form of hatred it's impossible to encounter it, regardless of who you are and what faith you were raised in, without being affected on a very human, kishke (gut) level.
6) At home, families would have enjoyed the Yiddish staples of gefilte fish, chicken soup, gribinyes, and cholent with kishke, at weekly Sabbath meals, (7) and rye bread, schmaltz herring, pickles and similar foods more frequently.
It serves what could well be the best Jewish food this side of New York: chicken soup with matzo ball or kreplach, potato pancakes, kishke, herring.
A no-frills, canteen-style deli, it serves what could well be the best Jewish food this side of New York: chicken soup with matzo ball or kreplach, potato pancakes, kishke, herring.
They order the chopped liver, tongue and kishke (beef intestine casings stuffed with brisket fat or chicken fat, matzo meal, onions and carrots).
Evenshtein advises, "wash the kishke on the outside, turn it inside out, wash the inside well, and turn it back the way it was" (Evreiskaia kukhnia, p.
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And she'll be asking them what it's like living and working as a Jew in Hollywood, where they seek our spirituality, where they seek out Jewish delis, and how they maintain a sense of strong sense cultural identity (or don't) in a business thatwhile heavily Jewish in its history and ranks, isn't always in its kishkes.
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