sherry cobbler

Origin of sherry cobbler

First recorded in 1800–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for sherry cobbler

Historical Examples of sherry cobbler

  • Whenever I took a sherry-cobbler I thought of suicide after it.

    Lord Kilgobbin

    Charles Lever

  • Had the gardener's boy up, and introduced him to sherry-cobbler.

    Tony Butler

    Charles James Lever

  • 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

  • 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