sherry cobbler


noun

a cobbler drink made with sherry, sliced fruits, and ice.

Words nearby sherry cobbler

Origin of sherry cobbler

First recorded in 1800–10
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Examples from the Web for sherry cobbler

  • It was the sherry-cobbler of the age; although I believe every thing is now pronounced to be out of fashion before dinner.

    Miles Wallingford|James Fenimore Cooper
  • I recognized him at once, for ten minutes before I had been sucking a sherry-cobbler with him out of the same rummer.

    The Jest Book|Mark Lemon
  • Had the gardener's boy up, and introduced him to sherry-cobbler.

    Tony Butler|Charles James Lever
  • Whenever I took a sherry-cobbler I thought of suicide after it.

    Lord Kilgobbin|Charles Lever