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sherry cobbler

a cobbler drink made with sherry, sliced fruits, and ice.
Origin of sherry cobbler
First recorded in 1800-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Get me a brandy smash—a sherry cobbler—a gin rickey—rock and rye—a whisky sour—a mint julep!

    The Panchronicon Harold Steele Mackaye
  • sherry cobbler when you name it long; cobbler, when you name it short.

  • He ordered up a sherry cobbler apiece and brought out some of his rarest weeds.

  • He sometimes sucked it through a reed, just as a sherry cobbler is taken, while one of his slaves held the jar before him.

    Great African Travellers W.H.G. Kingston

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