(KISH-keh) [Yiddish, from Polish: sausage] In Jewish cooking, a gut casing filled with fat, onion, flour, seasonings, etc., and roasted. By extension, a slang term meaning guts; the innermost parts. Also called stuffed derma.

Dictionary of foreign words and phrases. . 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Kishka — can be:* Intestine or gut, in East Slavic languages, used in English language Yiddishisms, such as Joshua s kishkes are aching from all that vermouth in his peach martini. * Kishka (food) is a sausage or pudding from Eastern European cuisine *… …   Wikipedia

  • Kishka — Kishke judío servido con gravy. Kishka o kishke (Polaco: kiszka; ruso: кишка, kishka; ukraniano: кишка, kyshka; Yiddish y hebreo: קישקע, kishke) es un plato que se elabora de los intestinos de las vacas y se presenta en forma de salchicha o… …   Wikipedia Español

  • kishka — noun see kishke …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kishka (food) — Kishka or kishke (Belarusian: кішка, kishka ; Polish: kiszka or kaszanka ; Silesian: krupńok ; Russian: кишка, kishka ; Ukrainian: кишка, kyshka ; Yiddish and Hebrew: קישקע, kishke ), is a Slavic word meaning gut , or intestine , which lends its… …   Wikipedia

  • Kishka (prison cell) — A kishka is a type of prison cell used in Soviet prisons. The cell was named after the gut ( kishka ), in that it was tall and narrow, like an intestine, but more like a chimney. The prisoner had room to stand, but could not sit or kneel, let… …   Wikipedia

  • Список гетманов Украины — Герб Войска Запорожского[1] …   Википедия

  • Eugene Levy — Infobox actor imagesize = 260px caption = Levy at the 2005 Toronto Film Festival birthdate = birth date and age|1946|12|17 birthplace = Hamilton, Ontario spouse = Deborah Divine (1977 ) emmyawards = Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music… …   Wikipedia

  • Kiszka — can refer to:* Kishka, an eastern European sausage * Kiszka (family), an extinct Polish noble family * Kishka (prison cell) …   Wikipedia

  • Helzel — is a Ashkenazic Jewish dish. It is a sort of sausage or pudding made from kosher poultry skin, typically neck skin, stuffed with matzo meal, schmaltz and spices and sewn up with edible thread. It is similar to kishke, and like kishke it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Cholent — vegetal que incluye: patatas, granos de cebada, judías, zanahoria picada, dedos de ajo, setas y cebollas fritas. El cholent (procedente del este de Europa en yidis טשאָלנט tsholnt) o shalet (procedente de la zona occidental de Europa en yidis… …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.