Origin of brewis
Examples from the Web for brewis
Brewis is made of crusts and dry pieces of bread, soaked a good while in hot milk, mashed up, and eaten with salt.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
O master, what a mess of brewis stands now upon the point of spoiling by your hastiness.
Spread those that are not eaten, and let them dry, to be pounded for puddings, or soaked for brewis.The American Frugal Housewife|Lydia M. Child
Nokka brewis goo, honowin nudwag moonoo shugh kawmun menjeis.The Wit of Women|Kate Sanborn
He resented the peculiarity of brewis in his particular case.Every Man for Himself|Norman Duncan