Hangtown Fry

[ hang-toun ]
/ ˈhæŋˌtaʊn /

noun

a type of omelet to which fried oysters, bacon, and sometimes onions are added.

Origin of Hangtown Fry

allegedly after Hangtown, a Gold Rush-era nickname of Placerville, El Dorado Co., California

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