finnan haddie

or fin·nan had·dock

[ fin-uhn had-ee ]

noun
  1. smoked haddock.

Origin of finnan haddie

1
1805–15; literally, haddock of Findhorn, fishing port in Scotland; see -ie

Words Nearby finnan haddie

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How to use finnan haddie in a sentence

  • Caesar sits on comfortably as if he were at breakfast, and the cat were clamoring for a piece of Finnan-haddie.

    Caesar and Cleopatra | George Bernard Shaw
  • To bake a finnan haddie, wash it in warm water and put it to soak in fresh warm water.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3 | Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • To prepare creamed finnan haddie, freshen the fish and shred it into small pieces.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3 | Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • "And the people live on haggis and finnan haddie," added Kennedy.

    The Incendiary | W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
  • A little south of Aberdeen is the village of Findon; whence finnan haddie.

    The Spell of Scotland | Keith Clark